Robert S. Winner focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate and finance, venture capital, private securities offerings, and general commercial transactions. Robert has more than twenty years of transactional experience working with startups, developers, established privately-held companies and Fortune 500 companies.
In addition to his representation of traditional manufacturing and distribution companies, Robert represents energy and clean technologies companies, with a focus on renewable energy projects, including solar, wind, biofuels, biomass, and waste-to-energy ventures.
His experience extends beyond general corporate and M&A practices to negotiating and drafting specialized commercial contracts in project construction and finance, power purchases and related interconnection agreements, technology licenses, and fuel supply contracts.
More recently, Robert has developed a niche client base within the cannabis industry and in EB-5 financing. He has worked on various corporate and M&A transactions for clients holding, acquiring and/or developing cannabis cultivation and dispensary licenses and facilities.
In addition, Robert has worked with some of the top EB-5 developers, regional centers and project sponsors, including preparing securities offerings and investment documentation.
- J.D., DePaul University College of Law, 1997, Editor in Chief, DePaul Business Journal
- B.A., Washington University, 1994
Bar Admissions : Illinois
Court Admissions :
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
- Council of Development Finance Agencies
- Association for Corporate Growth – Chicago Chapter
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