John Eisel

Locke Lord LLP

John L. Eisel is a Partner in the Chicago office of Locke Lord LLP and Co-Chair of the Firm’s Private Equity and Venture Capital Practice Group. John is both a lawyer and CPA with more than 30 years of experience. He acts as lead counsel for several private equity companies and corporate clients and is a director on a number of boards.

Representative Experience:

  • Lead counsel for MVC Capital, Inc., a NYSE-listed business development company in connection with all of its acquisitions and investments commencing in 2004. Mr. Eisel has represented MVC Capital in over 30 transactions.
  • Lead securities and M&A counsel for Oak Technology, Inc. a NASDAQ-listed company; in 2002 and 2003, represented the company in connection with five acquisitions; in 2003, acted as lead counsel for the company in connection with its sale to Zoran, Inc. in a transaction valued at $378 million
  • General Counsel for the Alliance for Audited Media, a not-for-profit organization that audits the circulation of most newspapers and magazines in the United States and Canada
  • Lead counsel in M&A transactions for Edward Hines Lumber Co., The Revere Group, Ltd., Qwiz, Inc., The Tokarz Group, LLC., The Altschul Group, Inc. and John Boos & Company, Inc.

Professional Affiliations :

  • Member, Institute of Illinois Business Law
  • Planning Committee, The Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute
  • Member, The Law Club
  • Certified Public Accountant

Education :

  • J.D., magna cum laude , University of Illinois College of Law, 1974
  • B.S., summa cum laude, University of Illinois, 1971

Admissions : Illinois, 1974


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