Practice Areas
  • Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2013
  • New York University, B.A., Politics, magna cum laude with honors, 2010
Bar & Court Admissions
  • State of Illinois

Megan Riley

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T. 312.629.7440
F. 312.984.3150

An associate in the Firm's Corporate & Securities Group, Megan's practice focuses on a variety of capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate transactions. Megan has experience preparing corporate organizational documents, including operating agreements, bylaws and corporate resolutions, as well as offering memoranda, securities filings and various documents in connection with high-yield bond and initial public offerings. Megan also has experience negotiating with landlords in connection with the corporate restructuring of a client, negotiating ancillary deal documents and editing service agreements. Prior to joining Barack Ferrazzano, Megan was a corporate associate at Kirkland & Ellis LLP where she represented a variety of publicly traded companies and private equity firms in connection with various transactions including financings, public offerings, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters. 

Professional Activities and Honors

  • Winner, Williston Competition in Contract Negotiation
  • Harvard Law School Association for Law and Business
  • Law Clerk, City of Chicago Department of Law - Real Estate Division (2011)
  • Phi Beta Kappa