Ice Miller Welcomes Attorney Lauren Ford
Ice Miller LLP is pleased to announce that Lauren Ford
has joined the Firm as an associate in Ice Miller’s Business Group in the Columbus office. Lauren’s practice focuses in the areas of alternative investments, finance, and general corporate matters.
Lauren represents a wide variety of institutional investors such as governmental entities and other limited partners in all aspects of their alternative investments programs. She represents clients in connection with a diverse range of strategies, including venture capital, buyout, real estate, infrastructure, hedge and subordinated debt funds and fund of funds.
“We’re excited to welcome Lauren to Ice Miller’s Business Group,” said Steve Humke
, chief managing partner of Ice Miller. “She comes to the Firm with an impressive background that will help her hit the ground running in helping our clients build partnerships and develop creative solutions to reach their goals.”
In addition to her alternative investments practice, Lauren represents banks and other financial institutions in senior and mezzanine debt facilities. She represents clients in commercial lending and finance transactions, including syndicated loans, asset based loans and second lien loans, in a variety of industries. Lauren also has experience coordinating and supporting due diligence, document management and M&A projects for various companies.
Lauren received her juris doctorate in 2013 from William and Mary Law School. While attending law school, Lauren served as Senior Articles Editor of the William and Mary Business Law Review. Prior to joining the Firm, Lauren served as law clerk to the Honorable Kevin R. Huennekens in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, before working with an international law firm where she focused her practice on corporate restructuring and real estate matters.
About Ice Miller LLP
Founded in 1910, Ice Miller LLP is an Am Law 200 Firm with a nationally recognized reputation in many of its practice areas. Ice Miller offers a broad array of capabilities in virtually all areas of legal practice including: corporate, patents and trademarks, bankruptcy, lobbying, labor and employment, litigation, employee benefits, environment, tax, trusts and estates, real estate, municipal finance and government law. With offices in Chicago; Cleveland; Columbus; DuPage County, Ill.; Indianapolis; New York; and Washington, D.C., the Firm has more than 300 lawyers and 40 paraprofessionals.
This press release is intended for general information purposes only and does not and is not intended to constitute legal advice.