Jones Day Welcomes Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Partner Dean Bachus to Chicago Office

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 08:41

Jones Day announces that Dean Bachus has joined the Firm's Chicago Office as a partner in its Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice.

Mr. Bachus focuses his practice on executive compensation and benefits matters, including tax planning and structuring compensation and benefit arrangements in domestic and international business acquisitions and dispositions. His practice includes advising clients on the tax aspects of executive compensation arrangements; structuring and implementing management equity arrangements, deferred compensation, employment agreements, severance, and other executive programs; and representing executives and management teams in negotiating employment and incentive arrangements.

"Dean's broad experience with complex compensation issues and his role in several high-profile business acquisitions make him a valuable addition to the practice in Chicago and an asset for Jones Day clients around the country," said Dan Hagen, who co-leads Jones Day's Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice. "He brings great experience and insights to our team, and I look forward to his contributions."

Mr. Bachus has represented major private equity funds and publicly traded companies in acquisitions and dispositions, the design and maintenance of executive compensation programs, and other ongoing executive compensation issues including leadership changes and those that arise in business restructuring.