General Counsel & Vice President of Legal Operations
Ms. Lacy has over 21 years of legal experience in the areas of corporate and entrepreneurial services, venture and corporate financings, private equity transactions, mergers and acquisitions, general corporate counseling and commercial transactions. Prior to joining Assembly in December 2015, Ms. Lacy was a partner with Barnes & Thornburg LLP. Prior to that, she was a partner with Leagre, Chandler & Millard and earlier in her career, Ms. Lacy worked at Chicago law firms Kirkland & Ellis and Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue. Ms. Lacy is a member of the Indiana and Illinois state bars. Ms. Lacy was selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in 2011-2015 and was named “Lawyer of the Year” in 2013 in the area of venture capital law. She received an AB in Public Policy from Duke University and a JD from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law, where she graduated summa cum laude and was elected to the Order of the Coif.