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James Cruger - Chicago, IL

131 South Dearborn StreetSuite 1700 Chicago, IL 60603- 5559

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Updated: 01/07/2014

Chicago Private Equity Lawyer


Jim Cruger concentrates his practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions and fund formation. Jim has represented numerous public companies and private equity funds in acquisition and disposition transactions during his 24 year career. Public company representation has included Leggett & Platt (NYSE), Voyager Learning Company (NASDAQ) and Strategic Hotel Capital (NYSE)...

About James Cruger

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • Private Equity
  • Business
  • Investment Management
  • Family Office Services
  • Private Investment Funds


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1986

Other Affiliations

  • Chicago Bar Association (Member)
  • American Bar Association (Member)


  • Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 1986
    Honors: cum laude
  • Loras College, 1983
    Honors: cum laude

Office Information


131 South Dearborn StreetSuite 1700 Chicago, IL 60603- 5559


  • (312) 324-9657


Other Sources of Feedback About James Cruger

Included on the 2011 Illinois list

Past Lists

  • 2010 Illinois Super Lawyers list
  • 2006 Illinois Super Lawyers list

View the profile for James Cruger on Super Lawyers


  • Listed in Illinois "Leading Lawyers"

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