Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Department

Illinois
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What the team is known for Respected firm with notable expertise in ERISA matters. Experienced in advising on benefits plans related to corporate transactions. Clients come from sectors as varied as manufacturing and private equity.

Strengths Clients appreciate the team's "quick and timely advice," with one stating: "Its lawyers are always available to speak and are quick to follow up."

Sources report: "It is thorough and has good understanding of how our company works and what our needs are."

Work highlights Served as tax and benefits counsel for Anzu Partners on its sale of Axsun Technologies to Excelitas Technologies.

Notable practitioners


Jeffrey Bakker
is "incredibly swift in his assistance and helps to defuse stressful situations," report sources. He works on issues such as ERISA compliance and designing equity compensation plans.


Patricia Cain
is noted for her expertise in employment benefit matters and regularly works on the design and implementation of pension and retirement plans. An interviewee observes: "She is strategic, detail-oriented and responsive."