Keith S. Crow P.C. is a partner based in the Firm's Chicago office. He represents clients in a wide range of U.S. and cross-border corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings, joint ventures and spin-offs. In addition to transactional matters, he counsels public companies on corporate governance, public disclosure and other issues. He has significant experience with companies in distress situations and bankruptcy. 

Keith was seconded to a London law firm, where he was involved in a number of U.K. transactional and counseling matters.



Recognized in The Legal 500 U.S.

Lecturer at The University of Chicago Law School since 1998, teaching a seminar on business planning

Chair of the Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute (2008)

Panel chair at the Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute (Mergers & Acquisitions Panel; Selling to Private Equity Panel; Impact of Sarbanes-Oxley on M&A Transactions Panel)

Speaker at other seminars and conferences, including the Audit Committee Institute (sponsored by KPMG and the National Association of Corporate Directors), the Practising Law Institute (Basics of Accounting and Finance: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know; Drafting Corporate Agreements) and The SEC Institute (Staying Out of Trouble)

Participated in Kirkland & Ellis exchange program with Herbert Smith, a London-based law firm


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 1986Illinois


  • University of Chicago Law SchoolJ.D.1986
  • Yale UniversityB.S.1983