Ermias Y. Abebe




Ermias Abebe has experience in a variety of corporate and real estate transactional matters. He has contributed his efforts to various acquisitions, dispositions and financings of commercial real estate properties. Ermias also represents private equity and venture capital funds and private companies in mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financings and general corporate matters. He also counsels clients on issues arising under the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Prior to joining the firm, Ermias was an Honors Legal Intern at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Corporation Finance. He was also a Legislative Intern at the Capitol Hill Consulting Group, a government relations firm in Washington, DC.

Representative Experience

  • Represented RISC Networks, an industry leader in cloud, data center and network operations analytics, in the company’s acquisition by Flexera

Professional Affiliations and Recognitions

  • Auxiliary Board Member, Art Institute of Chicago
  • Advisory Board Member, Urban Energy Garden Inc.