CHICAGO, October 8, 2020 – Levenfeld Pearlstein is pleased to announce that Jason Romick has returned to the firm as a partner in its Corporate Group. Romick was at LP from 2004 to 2006. Prior to rejoining the firm, he was at Mayer Brown and held various high-level positions with insurance brokerage giant, Hub International Ltd., including serving as the company’s Vice President, Chief M&A Counsel and Deputy General Counsel.
Romick concentrates his practice on mergers and acquisitions and other strategic transactions, with a focus on the insurance brokerage industry. He is recognized as one of the leading insurance brokerage M&A attorneys in the country, having completed almost 400 transactions during his career. Romick has led legal teams responsible for significant and strategic domestic and international transactions; played a key role in structuring, negotiating and documenting multi-billion dollar M&A transactions and recapitalizations; and managed a diverse set of other legal matters related to labor and employment, corporate governance and compliance in the insurance brokerage industry.
Because of Romick’s depth of experience and intimate knowledge of the insurance brokerage industry, he has built critical processes, efficiencies, methodologies and staffing structures that facilitate highly acquisitive growth strategies for his clients. The volume of transactions he has completed, as well his extensive experience advising both buyers and sellers, uniquely position him to see the big picture.
Romick earned his BSBA, with honors, from the Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. Louis, and his J.D., summa cum laude, from the University of Illinois College of Law. He also clerked for the Hon. Milton I. Shadur of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
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