Joseph Ginsburg

Joseph Ginsburg

Attorney and Counsel

Business Succession Planning; International Transactions; Merger Acquisitions & Divestiture; Manufacturing; Distribution; Professional Services

For almost 40 years, Joe has served as legal counsel to domestic and international business in the areas of corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, as well as risk analysis and dispute resolution. He has extensive experience in the negotiation and documentation of domestic and international transactions including financing, acquisition, divestiture and mergers.

Joe also has extensive experience in representing family owned and closely held businesses. He provides advice and counsel in ownership and management succession planning and wealth management strategies for businesses and their owners. A life-long Chicagoan, Joe graduated law school and established a respected law firm dedicated to representing clients, not handling matters, and became a member of the Family Firm Institute (FFI). He continues to participate in an FFI peer study group of other professionals serving family businesses and has been invited to speak and write on the subject, including the selection of his article as an award-winning tome for the organization.

To give back to the community, Joe volunteers for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. He has served as a Board Member and Chairman of the Board of Make-A-Wish. Spending time with his family and traveling as time allows takes up his leisure time when he’s not golfing.