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Aaron M. Gillett

Associate

Chicago
Direct: (312) 460-5992
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Aaron Gillett is an associate in the Chicago office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP.  He is a member of the firm's Corporate Department with experience in the areas of mergers and acquisitions and general corporate law.
 
Mr. Gillett represents clients in all legal aspects of their business -- from start-up to sale. He has experience structuring and negotiating M&A transactions, including both acquisitions and dispositions of businesses, as well as negotiating and drafting operating and shareholders agreements, private securities offerings, and other commercial contracts, including purchase agreements, service agreements, licensing agreements, and consulting agreements. He has represented a range of clients across many industries, including technology, manufacturing, health care, restaurant and hospitality, food and beverage, and business and professional services.
 
Mr. Gillett volunteers as a pro bono attorney for Chicago Volunteer Legal Services and JUF Community Legal Services.
Aaron Gillett is an associate in the Chicago office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP.  He is a member of the firm's Corporate Department with experience in the areas of mergers and acquisitions and general corporate law.
 
Mr. Gillett represents clients in all legal aspects of their business -- from start-up to sale. He has experience structuring and negotiating M&A transactions, including both acquisitions and dispositions of businesses, as well as negotiating and drafting operating and shareholders agreements, private securities offerings, and other commercial contracts, including purchase agreements, service agreements, licensing agreements, and consulting agreements. He has represented a range of clients across many industries, including technology, manufacturing, health care, restaurant and hospitality, food and beverage, and business and professional services.
 
Mr. Gillett volunteers as a pro bono attorney for Chicago Volunteer Legal Services and JUF Community Legal Services.

Education

  • J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law, magna cum laude (2012)
    Order of the Coif
    Certificate in Business Law
  • B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, with distinction (2007)

Admissions

  • Illinois

Courts

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Presentations

  • Presenter and panelist, “Sophisticated Asset Recovery,” Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education Symposium, Chicago, IL (October 2014)

Publications

  • Contributor, Illinois Corporate Practice and Forms: The Seyfarth Shaw Manual (2017)