Sean Z. Kramer is an associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, where his practice focuses on complex private equity and public company business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and corporate governance counseling. Sean is a member of Kirkland's Associates Committee, a body consisting of a select group of partners and associates working to effect internal and strategic initiatives.
Outside of the Firm, Sean co-chairs and teaches the University of Chicago Law School's Corporate Lab, a clinical program through which students learn transactional law by working with the legal and business teams of multinational participant companies. Sean is also a member of the Law School's Ethics and Corporate Governance Planning Committee and serves on the boards of various nonprofit organizations.
Memberships & Affiliations
Teach for America - Chicago, Auxiliary Board; 2013 - Present
Leadership Council on Legal Diversity; 2012 - Present
University of Chicago, Ethics and Corporate Governance Committee; 2011 - Present
Golden Apple Foundation, Associates Board; 2011 - Present
American Bar Association; 2010 - Present
Lecturer in Law; University of Chicago Law School; 2010 - Present
Summer Associate; Kirkland & Ellis LLP, New York; 2009