Elise is a member of HMB’s Business and Finance Group and splits her practice between transactional and general corporate matters.
Elise partners with a range of clients, including private equity funds and their portfolio companies, privately held companies and their investors, multigenerational family owned businesses, family offices and banks and other lenders.
Collaborating with clients to structure and execute their deals, Elise helps navigate the complexities involved in a variety of transactional matters, including traditional equity and asset acquisitions and dispositions, private equity investments, add-on acquisitions, reorganizations and equity and debt financings.
Elise represents businesses in all lifecycle stages and advises clients on matters related to business structure, formation, ownership, governance and partnerships and provides assistance in the drafting and negotiating of a variety of agreements related to day-to-day operations.
Detailed Planning, Big Picture Focus
Clients rely on Elise’s organized and practical approach, using checklists and processes to manage the details of each transaction while keeping the larger goals in mind. They appreciate her insight and her initiative to efficiently drive projects to completion while carefully ensuring that every step forward is a coordinated one.
University of Central Florida Burnett Honors College, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/Management with minor in Legal Studies, magna cum laude
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Juris Doctor with Transactional Law Certificate
Loyola University Chicago Quinlan School of Business, Master of Business Administration
American Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
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7/13/21 4:30PM - 6:00PM CT The Midwest Chapter is hosting an interactive and enlightening panel discussion on the role of rollover equity in M&A transactions including what you need to know as a seller or buyer to protect your interests in transactions involving rollover equity. Prior to the panel discussion Chapter Leaders and Staff will provide updates on local and…