Benjamin O. Williams

Chicago,  IL  U.S.A.
Phone+1 312 701 8849

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  • Corporate & Securities
  • Financial Institutions M&A
Contact InfoTelephone: +1 312 701 8849
Fax: +1 312 706 9168
University Northwestern University - Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, B.S., 2001; Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, M.B.A., 2009
Law SchoolNorthwestern University School of Law, J.D., 2009
Admitted2009, Illinois


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Benjamin Williams is an associate in Mayer Brown's Chicago office and a member of the Corporate & Securities practice. He joined Mayer Brown in 2009.

After receiving his undergraduate degree, he worked as a management consultant for Deloitte Consulting LLP where he led teams consulting with a variety of Fortune 500 clients in industries such as consumer packaged goods (CPG) and manufacturing. He also worked with clients in healthcare (large healthcare providers and health plans) and government. Later he worked in private equity in the investments business unit of Capri Capital Partners LLC.

His practice focuses on capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, general corporate counseling, commercial transactions and representation. He represents underwriters and issuers in connection with public and private offerings of debt and equity securities, including Rule 144A offerings, consent solicitations, tender offers and exchange offers. He also represents purchasers and sellers in public and private mergers, stock and asset acquisitions, tender offers, joint ventures, private equity investments and other commercial transactions.

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Benjamin O. Williams

71 S. Wacker Drive
ChicagoIL 60606


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