Michael Chu - Partner

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Michael Chu

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Phone: +1 312-862-2101
Fax: +1 312-862-2200
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Professional Profile

Michael Chu is a partner in Kirkland's Chicago office where he focuses his practice on the representation of financial services companies, such as investment advisers, investment companies, private investment funds and broker-dealers. Michael also has experience counseling clients on complex business transactions, such as investment vehicle formations, mergers and acquisitions, security offerings, as well as general advising with respect to SEC compliance.

Representative Matters

Acquisition by Spectrum Pharmaceuticals of Allos Therapeutics

Acquisition by H.I.G. Capital of Comverge, Inc.

Acquisition by Trustwave of M86 Security

Acquisition by H.I.G. Capital of Matrixx Initiatives, Inc.

Sale of Midas, Inc. to TBC Corporation

Sale of APAC Customer Services Inc. to One Equity Partners

Sale by SeaCo Ltd. of its joint venture interest in GE SeaCo SRL to HNA

Acquisition by The Boeing Company of Argon ST, Inc.

Acquisition by Baxter International Inc. of ApaTech Limited

Acquisition by Madison Dearborn Partners of 51 percent of TransUnion Corporation

Acquisition by Madison Dearborn Partners of NextG Networks, Inc.

$125 million retail investment grade offering by Argo US, Inc.

$500 million high yield note offering by Hanesbrands Inc.

$300 million senior second lien note offering by Aspect Software, Inc.

Prior Experience

Investment Banking Analyst–Financial Institutions, Credit Suisse First Boston (2001–2003)

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