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Gerald T. Nowak

Gerald T. Nowak

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Chicago, IL, USA

Gerald T. ("Jerry") Nowak, P.C., is a corporate partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He has a broad transactional practice, including capital markets transactions, M&A transactions and corporate governance matters.  Mr. Nowak's capital markets practice focuses on complex securities matters, including initial public offerings, high yield offerings, spin-offs, tender offers and investment grade debt offerings. His M&A practice includes public and private acquisitions for private equity funds and public companies. Representative clients include: NRG Energy, Thoma Bravo, Sun Capital, Sara Lee, Hanesbrands, Code, Hennessy & Simmons and Centene.

Mr. Nowak has twice been identified as a "SuperLawyer" in Law & Politics Magazine's annual review and was identified both as a top M&A practitioner and as a top high-yield debt practitioner in The Legal 500's annual review of Corporate & Finance attorneys. He received his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, an M.B.A. from Auburn University and a B.A. from Michigan State University.
Gerald T. Nowak is associated with the following items:
Course Handbooks  Course Handbooks Drafting and Negotiating Corporate Agreements 2014
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Classical Methods for the Modern Lawyer: The Interplay Between Ethics, Morality, and Efficacy in the Transactional Context - Drafting and Negotiating Corporate Agreements 2014, Friday, January 10, 2014
Ethics, Morality and Efficacy (PowerPoint Slides) - Drafting and Negotiating Corporate Agreements 2014, Friday, January 10, 2014
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