Carol Anne Huff

Carol Anne Huff

is a partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her primary practice areas include capital markets transactions and public company mergers and acquisitions. Carol Anne's practice focuses on representing private equity funds and their portfolio companies in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures involving public companies and corporate financing transactions involving the sale of securities. Carol Anne has significant experience in the following types of transactions: going-private transactions, public and private mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, high yield debt offerings, initial public offerings, tender offers, PIPE transactions, spin-offs and transactions involving special purpose acquisition companies. She also has extensive experience counseling public companies with regard to securities regulations and other corporate matters, including SEC compliance, Exchange Act periodic reporting and disclosure issues, Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance, corporate governance best practices, fiduciary duty and special committee issues, stock option plans and Rule 144 issues, rights plans and anti-takeover strategies, stock exchange requirements and Section 16 matters.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Capital Markets, 2) Mergers & Acquisitions, 3) Leveraged Acquisitions, 4) Corporate Finance, 5) Corporate, 6) Private Company and 7) Private Equity
Law School Duke University School of Law, J.D., 1996
Education University of Maryland Baltimore County, B.A. in Economics, 1993, Valedictorian
Bar Member / Association State bar of Illinois
Most recent firm Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Relevant Jobs
Legal Counsel-Banking Attorney
USA-IL-Chicago

Legal Counsel-Banking Attorney Duties: Advising business partners on a wide range of bank legal issues including: credit policies, consumer and commercial loan transactions, problem loan workouts,...

Apply now

Paralegal
USA-IL-Chicago

Paralegal The candidate will assist with Form 8-K and Section 16 filings. Will assist with Proxy Statement drafting and filing. prepare and file NYSE reports. Assist with annual stockholder meeting. ...

Apply now

Staff Attorney
USA-IL-Chicago

Staff Attorney Duties: Provides legal representation and immigration service counseling to immigrants and refugees appearing before the U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS). Advocates for...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Alan Singer
Alan Singer

Alan Singer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Securities Practice. Mr. Singer advises companies with regard to a diverse range of corporate and securities matters.

Andrew Hamilton
Andrew Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Business and Finance Practice. Mr. Hamilton practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, securities law, and general corporate counseling.