The Chicago office links the Midwestern financial center to markets throughout the world. Our multidisciplinary team helps industry-leading multinationals and innovative newcomers navigate new paths to growth in today’s complex global marketplace.

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Recent Client Successes

Advised Teleperformance on its US$1.5B agreement to acquire Language Line Holdings.

Represented Pfingsten Partners in the sale of the parent company of Des-Case Corporation to Industrial Growth Partners.

Advised the Weber family on the sale of a majority interest in Weber Automotive to Ardian.

An Innovative Legal Team

We serve as business advisors, helping our clients overcome critical challenges and take advantage of timely opportunities—from bet-the-company litigation to first-of-their-kind domestic and cross-border deals.

Advancing Innovation across Industries

  • Our experienced Real Estate practice handles finance, development, leasing, and management matters, while also counseling corporate clients on asset and portfolio management, acquisitions, dispositions, and financing.
  • The firm’s Life Sciences and Healthcare practice provides consistent, practical solutions for complex disputes, investigations, and transactions in this dynamic global industry.
  • Our firm is home to one of the world’s premier Energy practices, with a global footprint that enables us to work across borders and practices to help clients achieve success.

Ensuring Compliance and Resolving Critical Disputes

  • Our strong Litigation practice leads high-profile global clients to landmark victories.
  • The litigators in our Investigations and White Collar Defense practice help leading corporations and individuals swiftly, effectively, and discreetly resolve highly sensitive matters.
  • The firm’s top-ranked Employment Law practice helps companies implement effective workplace strategies, minimize the risk of litigation, and defend their interests when disputes arise.

Advising Deal Makers and Fostering Growth

  • Our experienced Mergers and Acquisitions team advises publicly listed and private clients on a variety of mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, and joint ventures.
  • The firm’s dedicated Finance practice brings together more than 100 lawyers in key global markets, providing strategic advice that reflects market realities.
  • Our global team of Private Equity lawyers advises private equity companies, investment banks, and investors through all stages of complex private equity transactions.
  • The firm’s Restructuring practice provides tailored solutions to address our clients’ business priorities.