Dan Guerin is a corporate partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on complex business transactions, including structuring and negotiating strategic and leveraged acquisitions and divestitures, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and growth equity investments, equity and debt financings, recapitalizations and restructurings, executive compensation and incentive equity matters, and general corporate counseling and compliance. Dan has represented public companies, private companies and private equity and venture capital firms in transactions ranging in size from several million dollars to several billion dollars.


Memberships & Affiliations

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Foundation, Board of Directors

Teach For America Chicago-Northwest Indiana, Leadership Circle


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2010Illinois


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.cum laude2010
  • Northwestern University Kellogg School of ManagementM.B.A., Finance2010
  • University of Notre DameB.S., Chemical Engineeringcum laude2004