Brad Reed is a corporate partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Brad represents private equity sponsors, public companies and other clients in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, and counsels clients on a range of general corporate and securities law matters, including Exchange Act periodic reporting and disclosure issues, corporate governance best practices, Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance, Section 16 reporting, fiduciary duties and stock exchange listing requirements. He also represents issuers and sponsors in initial public offerings, secondary equity offerings, high yield and investment grade debt offerings, convertible securities offerings and tender and exchange offers.
Brad has led representative matters ranging in size from several million dollars to over $12 billion across a variety of industries, with a particular focus on software and technology sectors.
Admissions & Qualifications
- Vanderbilt Law SchoolJ.D.2007
Order of the Coif
Authorities Editor, Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law
Vanderbilt Law School and Owen School of Management Law & Business Certificate
- Loyola University ChicagoB.B.A., Finance & Economicsmagna cum laude2004