Larry Bachman was appointed interim general counsel of Adtalem Global Education in April 2021.
In his role as interim general counsel, Larry is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the legal department and advice and counsel provided to clients in the areas of commercial, corporate governance, IP, labor & employment, litigation, M&A, real estate, regulatory & compliance, and securities.
Larry joined the organization in August 2019 as Associate General Counsel. In this role, Bachman was responsible for corporate and securities matters, mergers and acquisitions, finance, and corporate governance.
Prior to Adtalem, Bachman was Associate General Counsel and Assistant Secretary at Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. (NASDAQ: HSII) from 2016 to 2019 where he was responsible for corporate and securities matters, corporate governance and business support. Before joining Heidrick, Bachman was Assistant General Counsel at Exelon Corporation (NASDAQ: EXC) from 2008 to 2015 where he was responsible for corporate and securities matters and corporate governance. Before joining Exelon, Bachman also served as Senior Attorney and Contract and Compliance Lead at NiSource, Inc. (NYSE: NI)
Larry was also a partner at Schiff Hardin LLP, in the firm’s corporate and securities group prior to joining NiSource.
He received his bachelor’s degree in political science from Loyola University of Chicago and his juris doctor degree from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law.