Tanner assists on matters in the Corporate, Intellectual Property, and Finance practice groups. He has advised clients on private mergers and acquisitions, credit agreements, and trademark registration. Tanner also has experience with corporate formation and governance, contract negotiations, and has drafted employment agreements, waivers of liability, and memoranda.
Tanner brings a disciplined and practical approach to each matter, seeking to understand his clients’ needs and goals and work toward favorable outcomes.
In September 2021, Schiff Hardin LLP advised the new owners in the management buyout of the Beer Shop in downtown Oak Park, Ill.
Schiff Hardin represented Houston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) in its agreement to be acquired by OmniCable, LLC for $91 million. HWCC is one of the largest distributors of wire, cable, and fastener products in the U.S. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2021.
During law school, Tanner worked with Prairie State Legal Services’ Fair House Project in Rockford, Ill., helping investigate and challenge cases of discrimination by housing providers.