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Lewis H. Weaver Associate

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2020

Education

University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2020

California State University, Northridge, B.S., 2014

Lewis H. Weaver is a corporate finance associate in Dykema’s Chicago office. Lewis focuses his practice on mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance, private equity, and corporate governance matters. Lewis regularly advises clients from a wide range of industries, including banks, publicly traded companies, as well as institutional lenders and borrowers. Lewis has experience drafting company agreements, purchase agreements, operating agreements, and conducting due diligence reviews.

Lewis graduated from the University of Illinois College of Law with honors where he served as a member of the University of Illinois Law Review and Community Outreach Coordinator with the Black Law Student Association. While in law school, Lewis participated in the Veteran’s Legal Clinic in which he advocated for and provided legal assistance to military veterans and their dependents to ensure access to benefits and services, particularly those with mental or physical disabilities resulting from their time in the military. In addition, Lewis was a member of the Corporate Business Law Association. As a recipient of the 1L Dykema Diversity Scholarship, Lewis worked at Dykema as a summer associate during his first and second summers of law school.

Community/Civic Activities

  • Chicago Bar Association

  • Cali Excellence for the Future Award: International Law (highest grade obtained)