W. Robert Gold



Chicago, IL



Mr. Gold is head of AEGIS Chicago office.  He has close to 25 years of experience in structuring and executing transactions on both his own behalf and for a wide variety of primarily middle-market enterprises in healthcare, technology, real estate development, manufacturing and intellectual property.

His primary area of expertise involves tax-related issues with a concentration on structuring businesses and transactions utilizing partnerships and other flow-through entities.  Robert’s legal practice also has involved corporate advice including ownership-transition planning and governance, and the private placement and syndication of securities.

Prior to joining AEGIS, Robert was a Managing Director of The Chicago Corporation, an investment-banking firm, where he currently serves as general counsel and as a senior advisor.

• University of Michigan – School of Business, Bachelor of Business Administration
• Northwestern University College of Law – Juris Doctor
• Series 7, 89 and 63 Securities Licenses

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1994


  • Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1994
  • University of Michigan - Ross School of Business
    • B.A. - 1990
    • Major: Business

Representative Clients

  • Cannabis extractors; investment banks
  • investment funds; real estate developers

Past Employment Positions

  • The Chicago Corporation, Managing Director, 2007 - 2013

Ancillary Businesses

  • Investment banking, consulting


  • English