BRENDAN MCCARTNEY is an associate in the Corporate group in the firm's Chicago office. His practice focuses on the representation of buyers and sellers in complex strategic transactions, such as mergers, acquisitions, and private equity transactions. He also regularly advises public company clients on corporate governance and disclosure matters.
Brendan received his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School, where he served as a member of the University of Chicago Law Review. Brendan received his B.A. in Political Science and Public Policy Studies from Duke University.
Prior to joining Sidley, Brendan worked as a Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) Fellow at the ACLU of Illinois.