CHICAGO (July 9, 2018) – Jeff Van Winkle has joined the Chicago office of McDonald Hopkins LLC as a member, bringing more than three decades of experience representing businesses, investors and entrepreneurs. He comes to McDonald Hopkins from Clark Hill PLC.
“Jeff will be a great addition to our M&A and cross-border bench in Chicago,” said Chicago Managing Member David A. Agay, who also serves on McDonald Hopkins Board of Directors. “Jeff’s clients and experience also nicely complement our Midwest-focused industry verticals. We are excited about Jeff joining McDonald Hopkins.”
As rapid change in business and technology has accelerated worldwide uncertainty, companies in Europe, the United Kingdom, Asia, and Central and South America have turned to Van Winkle for his cross-industry and cross-border expertise and knowledge of legal issues for midsize and small businesses. He has helped many businesses with legal services necessary for United States market entry.
Van Winkle regularly advises Midwest-based businesses through key business transactions involving acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, supply agreements and similar transactions. His industry experience includes technology businesses, product distribution, manufacturers, senior care and retail sales.
Van Winkle earned a J.D. from the University of Michigan School of Law in 1987. He is a 1982 graduate of Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich., where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree.
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