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R. Henry Kleeman

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Chicago, IL, USA

Henry Kleeman is a partner in the Chicago office focusing on corporate and securities law. His broad base of experience includes counseling companies and boards of directors on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, corporate finance matters, and securities and regulatory compliance.

Henry also has substantial international experience, including cross border acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures in Europe, Asia, and Latin and South America.

Henry has handled a wide variety of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, spin-offs, and security offerings. Representative transactions range from multi-billion dollar mergers to acquisitions and dispositions in Section 363 auctions; and from early round equity investments in start-ups to cross-border joint venture agreements.

Memberships & Affiliations

Henry is a member of the Board of Directors of Millennium Park, Foundation and has served, pro bono, as its general counsel since 1998. Millennium Park is the largest public-private joint venture in the world.


Faculty, The Ray Garrett, Jr. Corporate & Securities Law Institute, Northwestern University

Faculty, Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics Annual Conference


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