Experienced M&A Attorney

Croke Fairchild Morgan & Beres LLC is a growing law firm headquartered in Chicago. The firm has experienced significant growth since its launch on December 1, 2019. We launched the firm with 8 attorneys and now have over 30 attorneys and expect significant additional growth in 2021 and beyond.

Formed by partners who worked at preeminent international law firms, we boast a deep bench of sophisticated and experienced lawyers. Our team provides exceptional legal service while affording our clients the benefits of working with a smaller, agile, and driven law firm.

We represent a diverse group of interesting clients, which include private equity firms, founders, family offices and public companies (among others), in sophisticated and complex legal matters and transactions.

We are seeking a talented and energetic M&A focused attorney with 5+ years of experience working on M&A transactions, including partner level. We are looking for someone who will enjoy working in an entrepreneurial environment. Our firm will be a good home for an attorney who is highly motivated to grow or expand their own practice and wants to get involved early at a growing firm. Importantly, the firm desires to build a platform for members of the firm to unlock their full potential and find personal fulfillment as they provide unparalleled service to assist clients in doing the same.

Compensation will be at market rates depending on qualifications.

Requirements

  • 5+ years experience; partner level will be considered (with or without a portable book of business)
  • Must include nationally recognized big firm experience or similar experience working on sophisticated, complex M&A projects.
  • Experience working with private equity firms a plus.
  • Substantive experience with M&A transactions is the focus. Other corporate, venture and securities experience also a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience leading M&A projects from start to finish, working directly with clients (legal and business) and ability to manage a legal team.
  • Excited about the opportunity to be part of a talented team in a fast-paced, professionally satisfying and very growing practice.

About Croke Fairchild Morgan & Beres

Croke Fairchild Morgan & Beres is a corporate law firm providing services to businesses, private equity and venture firms and their portfolio companies, public companies, founders and family offices. Formed by partners who worked at preeminent international law firms, the firm boasts a deep bench of sophisticated and experienced corporate lawyers. With offices in Chicago, Lake Forest, and Milwaukee, our team provides exceptional legal service while affording our clients the benefits of working with a small, aagile, and driven law firm. For more information, please visit us online at crokefairchild.com

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Location: United States – options available for remote work

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Competitive market rates

Contact
Lindley French, Director of Operations lfrench@crokefairchild.com