Eric is a member of Chicago Ventures’ Investment Committee and General Counsel and Managing Director at Duchossois Capital Management
Eric is General Counsel and Managing Director of Duchossois Capital Management where he is responsible for sourcing transactions and investments, managing legal affairs and human resources.
Eric also serves as Vice President and General Counsel of The Duchossois Group (“TDG”). He formerly served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary to The Chamberlain Group, Inc., TDG’s largest operating unit and the world’s largest manufacturer of garage door openers, commercial door openers and gate openers.
Prior to joining TDG, Eric was a partner in the Corporate Department of McDermott Will & Emery. Eric’s private practice involved counseling and advising corporate clients on a variety of transactional matters including commercial financial transactions, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate governance matters. Eric began his career in the Chicago office of Jones Day.
Eric serves on the Board of Milestone AV Technologies, Riverside Rail LLC and is a member of the Investment Committee for Chicago Ventures. He also serves on the Board of Seaway Bank & Trust Company and advises several early stage companies. He is a Trustee of Rush University Medical Center.
Eric is a member of the Henry Crown Fellows at the Aspen Institute (2009), Chicago United Business Leaders of Color honoree (2009), and a graduate Fellow of Leadership Greater Chicago (2007). Eric is an active member of the Economic, Executives’, Chicago and University Clubs of Chicago.
Eric received a B.A. from the University of Michigan and a J.D. from The Ohio State University.