STEVEN SUTHERLAND is senior counsel in the Corporate and Capital Markets practice group in Sidley’s Chicago office. He joined the firm in 1984 and became a partner in 1992. Mr. Sutherland’s principal areas of practice are mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, public and private offerings of securities and general corporate counseling.
Mr. Sutherland represents both buyers and sellers of public and private companies and businesses and has substantial experience in the areas of spin-offs and other corporate reorganizations, as well as joint ventures, limited partnerships and limited liability companies. He has also represented issuers and underwriters in public and private offerings of securities, including in connection with venture capital investments.