Genevieve Dominguez

Genevieve Dominguez


Genevieve Dominguez represents companies and private equity firms in connection with various corporate transactions as well as general corporate counseling and governance. She focuses her practice on representing strategic and financial buyers and sellers in transactions including mergers, stock and asset acquisitions, divestitures and financings, in a broad variety of industries.



  • Represented Falconhead Capital, LLC in its acquisition of Kwik Tek, Inc., a leading designer and supplier of outdoor branded products for the recreational watersports and winter sports markets.
  • Represented Brentwood Associates in the acquisition of J.McLaughlin, a preeminent designer, marketer and multi-channel retailer of classic American sportswear with modern relevance. 
  • Represented Founders Brewing Co., one of the nation’s leading craft brewers, in its partnership with, and 30% minority investment by, Mahou San Miguel, Spain’s 100% family owned leading brewer for 125 years.
  • Represented Brentwood Associates in its acquisition of Marshall Retail Group, a leading specialty retailer for high-foot-traffic marketplaces with locations in major casino-hotels and airports across the United States.
  • Represented Brentwood Associates in its partnership with Z Gallerie, a leading multi-channel lifestyle retailer.
  • Represented Brentwood Associates in the acquisition of Soft Surroundings, a direct marketer and specialty retailer of branded apparel, accessories, beauty products and home furnishings.
  • Represented Liquid Container, LP, a blow molded plastic container manufacturer, in its $568 million sale to Graham Packaging Company Inc., a leading industry participant.
  • Represented UK-based polling and market research company in connection with its purchase of the stock and assets of a U.S.-based market research company.
  • Represented hospice and home health care provider in connection with the sale of all of its stock.
  • Represented pharmacy services provider as debtor in connection with a sale pursuant to Sections 363 and 365 of the Bankruptcy Code.
  • Represented private equity fund and its international portfolio companies in connection with attainment of first and second lien term and revolving loans and several amendments.
  • Represented several different start-up companies with raising capital through private offerings.
  • Extern, Justice McNulty, Illinois Appellate Court

Recognition & Leadership

  • Team Member, Corporate Board Member magazine and FTI Consulting Inc., one of "America’s Best Corporate Law Firms," 13th Annual Legal Industry Study, 2013
  • Recipient, CALI "Excellence for the Future Award in Legal Writing," Spring 2007
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Chicago Bar Association
  • Member, Illinois Bar Association
  • Member, HFS Chicago Scholars Young Professionals Board


  • J.D., with honors, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2009
  • B.A., cum laude, Dartmouth College, 2005
  • Illinois