SmithAmundsen Welcomes Charles Curtis as a Partner

From Reuters newswire:

SmithAmundsen LLC is pleased to announce that Charles Curtis has joined the firm’s St. Charles office as an attorney in its Financial Services Practice Group. Prior to joining SmithAmundsen, Mr. Curtis was a private practice attorney and served as in-house counsel at corporations in Northern Illinois.Mr. Curtis is an accomplished corporate attorney with extensive experience advising both public and private sector clients engaged in a broad array of industries, including manufacturing, technology, banking, securities and commodities, consumer goods, real estate development and management, military, food, e-commerce, and not for profit. He has effectively represented clients in financial matters such as mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings and reorganizations, joint ventures, venture capital financing, and secured lending transactions….

Mr. Curtis received a B.A. from Knox College, cum laude, and a J.D. from Valparaiso University School of Law, magna cum laude. He is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois and the Federal District Court of the Northern District of Illinois.