LAUREN A. GALLAGHER is a partner in the Chicago office. She practices in the Employee Benefits group. Ms. Gallagher counsels and advises clients on a variety of employee benefits and executive compensation issues including advising on such issues which arise in connection with corporate transactions. Ms. Gallagher’s practice includes counseling clients with respect to the design and administration of qualified and nonqualified plans including drafting plan documents, participant disclosures, government filings and filings under corrective programs, and conducting investment reviews for corporate pension plans. Additionally, Ms. Gallagher advises investment managers on the operation of hedge funds and other investment entities in compliance with the prohibited transaction and fiduciary duty rules under ERISA.
- Represented Hennessy Capital Investment Corp., a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company, in its agreement to combine with Plus (formerly Plus.ai), a global provider of self-driving truck technology, with an implied pro forma equity value of US$3.3 billion.
- 美国伊利诺州州立大学法学院, 法学博士, 2009 (summa cum laude, Order of the Coif)
- 美国哈佛大学, 文学学士, 2004