Jake Annunziata is an associate in the firm's Chicago office. He is a member of the Mergers and Acquisitions practice group. Jake's practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, commercial transactions, capital markets, securities offerings and compliance, corporate governance, and transactions involving special purpose acquisition companies, including de-SPAC business combinations.
Prior to joining the firm, Jake served as a summer associate at an AmLaw 100 firm. In this role, he drafted numerous ancillary agreements for both the corporate and finance groups, performed due diligence, and conducted corporate legal research, ultimately developing several memorandums for clients.
During law school, Jake worked full-time in the corporate strategy group of a private health care company, working on all aspects of the mergers & acquisitions process. In this role, Jake frequently reviewed investor presentations, conducted business and financial diligence on potential targets, and worked closely with the c-suite on strategic initiatives.