James J. Junewicz is a partner in Winston & Strawn LLP's Chicago and New York offices who focuses his practice on securities offerings and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Junewicz represents issuers, underwriters, and placement agents in debt and equity offerings. He has extensive experience in handling IPOs, offerings of high-yield securities, U.S. offerings by foreign issuers, and underwritten calls. Mr. Junewicz regularly handles major merger and acquisition transactions and corporate restructurings, and advises boards of directors and executive management teams on Delaware law, the federal securities laws and The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. He is a frequent participant on securities law panels. Prior to his private practice, Mr. Junewicz served with the Securities and Exchange Commission for five years. Mr. Junewicz lives in Kenilworth, Illinois. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of Chicago Shakespeare Theater.