Paul Anderson is a corporate partner in the Firm's Chicago office. His practice primarily involves representing private equity sponsors, private companies, founders and physician practices in mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, and recapitalizations. Paul also counsels clients with respect to the legal opportunities and challenges related to environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations, sustainable investment, and impact investing across the investment and operational life cycle.

Representative Clients & Matters

Paul has worked on transactions in a variety of sectors, including healthcare, software, fintech, business services, transportation and consumer products. Paul has handled matters on behalf of, among others, Arsenal Capital, Bain Capital, Bain Capital Double Impact, Centerbridge, Cold Bore Capital, Evergreen Pacific Partners, One Equity Partners, Sun Capital, Thomas H. Lee Partners, Waud Capital Partners and Wind Point Partners, as well as many of their portfolio companies.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2010Illinois


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.cum laude2010

    Order of the Coif

    Associate Editor, Northwestern University Law Review

  • Northwestern University Kellogg School of ManagementM.B.A., Finance2010
  • Dartmouth CollegeB.A., Economics2003