Charles Mulaney, Jr. focuses on mergers and acquisitions (friendly and hostile), joint ventures and corporate financings. He counsels clients on a broad range of securities and corporate matters, including disclosure issues, the duties of directors and governance matters. Mr. Mulaney represents special committees of directors in transactions and internal investigations. He also advises major investment banks on numerous matters.
He is a member of the Corporate and Securities Law Institute of Northwestern University School of Law and has lectured at institutes for public company directors at the business schools of the University of Chicago, Duke University and Northwestern University. He speaks frequently on mergers, acquisitions and corporate governance.
Mr. Mulaney was named “Chicago Best Lawyers Mergers & Acquisitions Lawyer of the Year” for 2010 and repeatedly has been listed in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and The Best Lawyers in America and was selected for inclusion in The International Who’s Who of Corporate Governance Lawyers 2009 and Crain’s Chicago’s Who’s Who 2009 list.
J.D., Yale Law School, 1974 (Editor, Yale Law Journal)
A.B., Georgetown University, 1971 (summa cum laude)
Law Clerk, Hon. Edward Weinfeld,
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York (1974-1975)