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Dykema's David Cellitti Named to Law Bulletin Publishing Company "40 Under Forty" List

October 26, 2011

CHICAGO–Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced that David T. Cellitti, Member in the Chicago office and leader of the firm's Mergers & Acquisitions practice, was named to the 2011 Law Bulletin Publishing Company list of “40 Illinois Attorneys Under Forty” to watch. Profiles of all the recipients were included in a recent supplement to Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and Chicago Lawyer.

Since its establishment more than 12 years ago, this annual list honors Illinois attorneys who have demonstrated a combination of “intelligence” and “passion” along with a dedication and “willingness to work hard” throughout both the Chicago legal profession and local community.

Cellitti focuses his practice on the structuring and closing of a variety of business transactions, as well as providing legal services to the firm's business clients on a variety of legal matters pertaining to M&A, strategic planning, financing, compliance and day-to-day operations. In this role, he also serves as outside general counsel to closely-held and growing enterprises.

The Law Bulletin recognized Cellitti for his excellence in client service and client Gabriel Valle of ITC Holdings Corp. credited Cellitti for his responsiveness and thoughtful approach to their business.

Cellitti earned a J.D. from Lewis and Clark Law School and B.A. from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.