The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) operates subways, elevated trains and buses throughout the city. Route maps, schedules and other information is available at:
The CTA Blue, Brown, Green, Orange and Purple Lines can be accessed at the Thompson Center, Lake Street entrance, one half block east of LaSalle Street. The Thompson Center
is one block from Gould & Ratner.
The CTA Red Line can be accessed at Lake and State Streets, four blocks from Gould & Ratner.
Metra: Schedules and other information is available on the Metra website: www.metrarail.com
Ogilvie Transportation Center – 500 W. Madison Street (Madison & Canal)
Union Station – 210 S. Canal Street (between Adams & Jackson)
LaSalle Street Station – 414 S. LaSalle Street (LaSalle & Van Buren)
Millennium Station – 151 N. Michigan Avenue (access from Randolph or South Water)
When visiting Gould & Ratner, please be sure to bring your photo identification. Security check-in is located in the lobby at the LaSalle Street entrance. You may enter
the building on Wells Street and then proceed to the security check-in desk.
Represented packaging manufacturing company in strategic purchase for over $50 million.
Represented a private equity backed company in sale of assets of a business services consulting firm division for $10 million.
Represented a private equity investment fund in sale of propane distribution company for $100 million.
Represented an industry leading global trailer manufacturer in selling its aftermarket parts business to a national aftermarket parts supplier.
Represented a real estate investment fund with its formation and private offering of up to $50 million of preferred equity in the manufactured housing space.
Represented a software development company in angel and series capital raises and provided general counsel services.
Represented a venture backed investment fund in angel and series round investments in various sports technology companies.
Represented a venture backed investment fund in angel and series round investments in various healthcare technology companies.
Represented a food products distribution company with respect to its strategic investment in the cannabis space.
Represented a family office in its investment in a battery technology company.
Represented a sports technology company in its angel, seed and equity financings and provide general counsel services.
Represented software development companies in the licensing of their software to third parties.
Provide day-to-day general counsel services for companies, including, without limitation drafting and negotiations of significant commercial contracts, equity issuances, corporate governance, website terms and conditions, employment related issues, in each case, ranging across the United States from start-up to $900 million and in industries including manufacturing, distribution, food, service, healthcare, software and technology.
Represented an international drug development company in the divestiture of its international subsidiaries.
Represented an ESOP owned lighting company in the sale of its stock.
Developed and negotiated necessary form agreements to operationalize the business for start-up technology companies.