John C. StiefelJohn C. Stiefel

John C. Stiefel





Mr. John Stiefel represents general corporate clients in a wide range of activities, including financing, acquisitions, and operations. His expertise includes extensive experience in structuring start-up enterprises; structuring and preparing agreements in connection with all aspects of business; representing sponsors and rights holders in negotiating and preparing sponsorship agreements in sports, arts, entertainment, venues, events, entertainment tours, museums, universities and causes; and representing banks in a range of matters including secured lending and litigation.

Mr. Stiefel has been selected by his peers in a statewide evaluation as one of Illinois Leading Lawyers in Corporate Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Securities and Finance Law, a distinction accorded to fewer than 5% of the State's most respected and experienced practicing attorneys.

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  • Northwestern University School of Law, JD
  • University of Chicago, BA