111 South Wacker Drive
Suite 4100
Chicago, IL 60606

Since 1914, Locke Lord’s Chicago office has provided a comprehensive range of legal services.

We have particular strength in the areas of insurance, reinsurance, insurance and health care regulatory and transactional, business litigation, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, finance and securities, financial services, private equity and venture capital, intellectual property and technology, privacy and cybersecurity, labor and employment, and real estate.

Our trial lawyers handle cases nationwide involving almost every type of civil dispute. We are counsel in high-exposure commercial disputes, such as class action defense, securities, patent, trademark, antitrust, insurance and reinsurance, and bankruptcy. Our corporate lawyers advise both privately held and public company clients on a wide range of business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity offerings, securities law, real estate and financing matters.

Locke Lord’s commitment to pro bono and public service is strong and longstanding. Our lawyers enjoy leadership roles in organizations such as the Center for Disability and Elder Law, St. Procopius Legal Clinic and National Immigrant Justice Center, among many others. In line with the Firm’s commitment to education, we are a sponsor of After School Matters, Legal Prep Academy Charter High School and the Cristo Rey Jesuit High School Corporate Work Study Program.

 Andrea Kerstein - Chicago Office Managing Partner
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