ANDREA L. REED is a counsel in the Chicago office and a member of the firm’s corporate group. Andrea regularly advises on matters of corporate governance, SEC disclosure requirements and the federal securities laws. Her governance practice includes corporate management, board and committee policies, best practices and fiduciary duties, takeover defenses and legal compliance, including exchange listing standards. She is also experienced in debt and equity offerings, having represented both issuers and underwriters in a wide variety of transactions. In addition, Andrea has a background in public and private mergers and acquisitions.
Andrea received her J.D. with highest distinction from the University of Iowa College of Law and was elected to Order of the Coif. While in law school, she served on the executive board of the Iowa Law Review.