John’s professional experience gives him a unique cross-disciplinary approach to solving complex problems at the intersection of business and the law. He brings the same level of commitment and preparation to advancing his clients’ interests as he did during his service in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Represented Madison Dearborn Partners LLC and its portfolio company AEVEX Aerospace in the acquisition of Geodetics Inc.
John Schippert is a senior associate in Alston & Bird’s Corporate & Business Transactions Group. He advises clients on business combinations and divestures, debt and equity securities offerings, and general corporate matters. He earned his J.D. and M.B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.
Before graduate school, John served on active duty for more than eight years as a U.S. Marine Corps infantry officer. In this role, his experiences ranged from commanding operational units on overseas deployments to serving as a policy liaison to the House and Senate Armed Services Committees. He began his military career after earning his B.S. from the U.S. Naval Academy.