Jeffrey C. Hammes

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Jeffrey C. Hammes

Jeffrey C. Hammes

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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4003

Number of Boards

11

Birthday

1959

Age

60

Number of Awards

10

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP
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Director, Secretary at Hammes Family Foundation

Education
JD
Class of 1985

The Northwestern University School of Law is an elite, private American law school in Chicago, Illinois. Located in the North Side's Streeterville, it is one of the twelve constituent schools of Northwestern University. The law school was founded in 1859 as the Union College of Law of the Old University of Chicago. The first law school established in Chicago, it became jointly controlled by Northwestern University in 1873 and fully incorporated into Northwestern in 1891. Northwestern Law is a member of the "T-14" law schools, a prestigious group of 14 schools that have national recognition.

BBA
Class of 1980

The University of Wisconsin–Madison has long been recognized as one of America's great universities. A public, land-grant institution, UW–Madison offers a complete spectrum of liberal arts studies, professional programs and student activities. Spanning 936 acres along the southern shore of Lake Mendota, the campus is located in the city of Madison.

Career History
Partner
1985 - Current

Kirkland & Ellis LLP provides legal services. The company counsels clients in complex litigation, corporate and tax, intellectual property and restructuring matters. The company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Board of Directors of the Renaissance Society
Current

The University of Chicago's Office of Investments (COI) is responsible for managing the University's investment assets, which includes overseeing the endowment to ensure that it benefits both current and future generations of the University of Chicago. COI oversees the broad investment strategy and provides input to the development of the strategic and tactical investment policies of the University & UCMC endowments, pension plans and self-insurance trust assets. Their strategy combines qualitative and quantitative analysis, seeking to achieve superior investment performance on a risk-adjusted basis.COI's approach seeks to evaluate the investment strategy as an integrated part of the operating plans of the University rather than in isolation and focuses the the University's overall success, not investment returns. The endowment is well-diversified across a variety of asset classes, including global stocks and bonds, real estate, natural resources, private equity, absolute return strategies and protection (tail-hedging strategies). Asset class exposure is achieved primarily by selecting and engaging external managers. COI manages the global macro and the overlay portfolio to ensure that the portfolio's overall positioning is compliance with the endowment's investment guidelines.COI's strategies for investing in the public markets include: Absolute Return, Private Debt, Fixed Income and Credit. and Global Equities.COI's real assets team invests globally in real estate and natural resources using outside managers. The real estate portfolio invests globally in value-added and opportunistic strategies using both private partnerships and public vehicles. The natural resources portfolio invests globally in strategies that include, but are not limited to: oil and gas exploration & production; power generation; infrastructure; timber; mining and minerals; and agriculture.

Certified Public Accountant, Tax Department
1980 - 1982

Arthur Andersen LLP used to provide accounting services. It was also into consulting services for clients that operate businesses throughout the United States and around the world. Arthur Andersen was founded in 1913 and was headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Boards & Committees
Chairman, Global Management Executive Committee
2010 - Current

Kirkland & Ellis LLP provides legal services. The company counsels clients in complex litigation, corporate and tax, intellectual property and restructuring matters. The company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Member, Board Directors
Current

Abundant Venture Partners LLC seeks investment opportunities in companies located in the US. It target companies in the fields of human wellness, human performance and human engagement. It provides financing for early stage capital requirements.

Vice Chairman
Current

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is America's living memorial to President Kennedy. It is the nation's busiest performing arts facility: each year the Center's seven theaters host approximately 2,000 performances. The Kennedy Center presents the greatest performers and performances of music, dance and theater, supports artists in the creation of new work; and serves the nation as a leader in arts education. Each season, Kennedy Center performances attract audiences of nearly two million, and an additional 20 million attend touring productions or tune into Center-related television, Internet, or radio broadcasts.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

University of Wisconsin Foundation is the official fundraising and gift-receiving organization for the University of Wisconsin-Madison and other donor-designated units of the UW System.

Member, Board of Trustees
Current

Ravinia Festival Association provides professional music shows. Its programs include reach programs, teach programs, instrument game, and program for jazz. The company was founded in 1904 and is located in Highland Park, IL.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$20K - $30K
2012

Ravinia Festival Association provides professional music shows. Its programs include reach programs, teach programs, instrument game, and program for jazz. The company was founded in 1904 and is located in Highland Park, IL.

$10K - $25K
2010

American Jewish Committee (AJC), established in 1906 by a small group of American Jews deeply concerned about pogroms aimed at Russian Jews, determined that the best way to protect Jewish populations in danger would be to work towards a world in which all peoples were accorded respect and dignity.Over 100 years later, AJC continues its efforts to promote pluralistic and democratic societies where all minorities are protected. AJC is an international think tank and advocacy organization that attempts to identify trends and problems early - and take action. Their key areas of focus are:•Combating anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry;•Promoting pluralism and shared democratic values;•Supporting Israel's quest for peace and security;•Advocating for energy independence;•Strengthening Jewish life.In addition to its New York headquarters and Office of Government & International Affairs in Washington, AJC has 29 chapters and 3 independent affiliates in the U.S. and 8 overseas offices. In addition, AJC has 28 global partnerships.AJC's approach, tackling a breadth of interests in a deliberate and diplomatic manner, contributes to a success that gains trust, earns access, and, most importantly, produces results.

$10K +
2009

TO PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES FOR ITS MEMBERS, PROVIDE A NETWORK OF SUPPORT FOR ITS MEMBERS, TO WORK FOR ADEQUATE FUNDING, AND TO ADVOCATE FOR EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE CHILDREN IN THE STATE OF WISCONSIN

Political Donations
$2,600
2019

Representative at Office of the Representative from Illinois' 8th District, Raja Krishnamoorthi

$2,800
2019

Representative at Office of the Representative from Illinois' 8th District, Raja Krishnamoorthi

$2,700
2017

Representative at Office of the Representative from Illinois' 8th District, Raja Krishnamoorthi

Transactions
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Golden Gate Private Equity, Inc., Lantiq Deutschland GmbH purchase Infineon Technologies AG /Wireline Communications Business from Infineon Technologies AG

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Golden Gate Private Equity, Inc. purchases EBHI Holdings, Inc.

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Golden Gate Private Equity, Inc., Mac Acquisition LLC purchase Romano's Macaroni Grill, Inc. from Brinker International, Inc.

Awards & Honors
2012
Best Lawyers - Best Lawyers in America
2011
Best Lawyers - Best Lawyers in America
2010
Best Lawyers - Best Lawyers in America
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