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Brooks B Gruemmer

Chicago, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Corporate/M&A: Private Equity
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Brooks Gruemmer represents private equity firms and their portfolio companies, among other clients. He often works on sales and acquisitions.
"He is very creative and has excellent communication skills." "He is a practical negotiator."
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Brooks Gruemmer has a wide-ranging practice representing private equity and other investment funds and private and public companies, with an emphasis on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalizations, joint ventures, and the related financing required to fund such transactions. Brooks regularly represents private equity and other investment funds in leveraged buyouts of public and private companies, venture capital and growth equity investments, divestitures and recapitalizations. He represents privately held and publicly traded corporations on various matters, including strategic mergers and other acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, financings, securities law disclosure and compliance matters, and executive compensation.

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Career

Brooks brings a unique perspective to private practice, having spent approximately four years as vice president of administration and general counsel of Favorite Brands International, Inc., the fourth-largest manufacturer of confectionery products in the United States. While at Favorite Brands, Brooks was a member of the executive committee and oversaw numerous acquisitions, financings that raised more than $1 billion, and the eventual sale of the Company to Nabisco.

Professional Memberships

American and Illinois Bar Associations; Admitted to the State of Illinois Bar.

Personal

University of Michigan Law School, JD (cum laude and Order of the Coif), 1990; University of Notre Dame, BBA (with highest honors), 1987.

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Brooks B Gruemmer

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