CHICAGO – Barnes & Thornburg has added experienced M&A, private equity, and securities attorney Tan Le to its Chicago office, where he is a partner in the firm’s Corporate Department.
Le represents buyers and sellers in strategic sales, acquisitions and private equity fund investments; advises investors and funds in debt and equity offerings; and counsels entrepreneurs through the private placement process. His clients include manufacturers, distributors, financial and professional service providers as well as start-ups across a variety of industries.
“Tan’s wide-ranging experience makes him a valued new member of our team,” said David Gotlieb, chair of the firm’s Corporate Department. “Tan is a trusted adviser to his clients and will continue to deliver sophisticated counsel throughout all stages of their business.”
In addition to his M&A, securities, and private equity work, Le regularly provides general corporate counseling to company officers, directors, and other individuals looking to make strategic business decisions. He prepares partnership, limited liability, equity and buy-sell agreements for closely held businesses.
“Tan is a well-established attorney in the Chicago market and will be a great addition to our growing team,” said Michael Carrillo, Chicago office managing partner. “We look forward to Tan’s contribution to our continued success in Chicago.”
Tan Le earned his J.D., with honors, from the University of Wisconsin Law School and his B.A. from Northwestern University.
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