David J. Zampa - Sidley Austin LLP

David J. Zampa

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008
Phone: 312-853-4573

David Zampa is a partner in Sidley’s Chicago office. He practices in the Corporate and Securities group. Mr. Zampa’s practice principally consists of representing public and private companies as acquirers and targets, with a focus on representing strategics in the life sciences industries, including medical device, biotech and information technology companies.

Northwestern UniversityBA 1987Notre Dame Law SchoolJ.D. 1990

Case History

Health Care REIT Acquisition of Sunrise Senior Living — Health Care REIT’s acquisition of Sunrise Senior Living, Inc., which transaction valued Sunrise’s real estate at approximately $1.9 billion, and, in connection with the Sunrise transaction, the sale of Sunrise’s management business to affiliates of Kohlberg, Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P., Beecken Petty O’Keefe & Company and Coastwood Senior Housing Partners LLC for approximately $130 million.
GE Healthcare Joint Venture with Microsoft — GE Healthcare’s joint venture with Microsoft Corporation – Caradigm -- seeking to enable health systems and professionals to use real-time, organization-wide intelligence to improve healthcare quality and the patient experience.
Alberto-Culver "sponsored spin" of Sally Beauty — Mr. Zampa represented Alberto-Culver Company in connection with its “sponsored spin” transaction with Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (valued at approximately $3 billion), in which Alberto-Culver’s consumer products and Sally Beauty distribution businesses were separated in connection with Clayton, Dubilier & Rice’s investment in Sally.

Client Comments

"David Zampa is extremely responsive and client service oriented."

-Pamela Krop
general counsel
St. Jude Medical

"Dave is very knowledgeable, hardworking, and intelligent. Moreover, he is a pleasure to work with."

-Pamela Krop
general counsel
St. Jude Medical

Office Location

One South Dearborn
Chicago, IL 60603
United States

Practice Areas

Corporate Law

Other Information

Gender: Male