Croke Fairchild attorneys are proud to have been a part of some of the largest exits in Chicago’s recent history.

Our representations, however, span the nation and include the representation of venture funds and venture-backed companies in Silicon Valley, Chicago, Texas, New York and other venture hot spots. Our venture matters include:

  • Financing rounds including seed financing
  • Investments
  • Startup representation and formation
  • Reorganizations and recapitalizations
  • Portfolio company advising

We are also proud to represent founders. We understand the founder mentality because as founders we have it, too. Founders have specific needs and we are proud to be the strategic counsellor and partner to founders of early stage companies all the way through exits and the next stage of their professional lives. Our partners have counselled founders through some of the largest exits in recent years – and continue to work with them to this day. These services include:

  • Outside General Counsel
  • Family office formation and structuring
  • Direct investments
  • Strategic planning
  • Family foundations