Beau focuses his practice primarily on the representation of financial institutions, private equity firms, hedge funds, middle-market companies and small businesses. He provides both litigation and transactional services to clients.
Beau was a founding member of the law firm that is now known as Greiman, Rome & Griesmeyer, LLC. Prior to founding Greiman, Rome & Griesmeyer, LLC., Beau was a Partner at the Chicago law firm of Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC and the Chairperson of its Litigation Group. During Beau’s tenure at Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC, it grew from a firm of less than 30 attorneys to a firm with over 70 attorneys. Prior to his time at Levenfeld Pearlstein, Mr. Greiman practiced at Chicago's Jenner & Block, LLP, which was a nationally-recognized litigation firm with 400+ attorneys at the time.
In addition to his legal experience, Beau offers clients a perspective informed by his real-world business experience as the former chief compliance officer for a successful hedge fund, CPO, and CTA.
Beau has successfully tried numerous cases to verdict, and has arbitrated a number of matters before the American Arbitration Association, FINRA and other self-regulatory organizations. Additionally, he has represented many institutions, firms and businesses with acquisitions, dispositions, corporate transactions, debt restructures and other transactional matters.
Beau’s recent litigation victories include:
Successfully defending a public company against a class action suit where the potential liability was approximately $1 billion