REBECKA MANIS is a managing associate in the M&A and Private Equity group in Chicago. Her practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions (including de-SPAC transactions), private equity investing, and private company restructurings, and she represents both private and public companies in a variety of industries. Rebecka also regularly advises on matters of corporate governance, including SEC disclosure requirements, and is currently pursuing a graduate certificate in Corporate Sustainability and Innovation through Harvard Extension School.
Before joining Sidley, Rebecka was an associate at another Chicago law firm, and also clerked for Chief Justice Annette Ziegler of the Wisconsin Supreme Court. During law school, she was the executive articles editor of the Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law. Rebecka also holds a Master's in Applied English Linguistics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.