Danny S. Chami serves as Special Counsel in the firm’s Corporate Department. He advises clients on a variety of public company and private equity M&A and venture capital transactions in addition to other general corporate matters.

Prior to rejoining the firm in 2021, Mr. Chami served as in-house counsel leading M&A and venture capital transactions for the world’s largest automotive supplier. In addition to serving as a key transaction advisor for strategic organizations and venture capital funds, Mr. Chami has also advised private startups with respect to corporate governance, fundraising and securities matters. He received his BA, with distinction, and JD from the University of Michigan, where he served as an editor on the Michigan Law Review.

Mr. Chami maintains an active pro bono practice representing 501(c)(3) organizations and asylum applicants. He is admitted to practice in the states of Illinois and Michigan.