Philip P. Rossetti

Phil Rossetti is a member of the Corporate Department and practices corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on:

  • Mergers and acquisitions 
  • Emerging companies 

  • Private equity

  • Venture capital financings 

  • Public offerings

Mr. Rossetti handles merger and acquisition transactions for private and public companies. He serves as counsel for private and publicly traded clients in a broad range of technology, life sciences and other industry sectors. He regularly advises early stage and venture-backed companies, particularly in the technology sector, providing counsel on formational issues, protection of technology, financings and employment matters.

Mr. Rossetti also serves as counsel for a number of venture capital firms in connection with their portfolio investments.

Mr. Rossetti has been recognized as a:

  • Leader in Corporate/M&A in Chambers USA 2014 and 2015, and Private Equity/Venture Capital Investment  by Chambers USA 2011. Clients have described Mr. Rossetti as "highly experienced in advising venture-back companies in securities matters," and as being "understanding, thorough, knowledgeable, calm, steady and realistic."  Chambers USA has also stated that "The incredibly responsive Philip Rossetti focuses on the technology and life sciences arenas with a particular focus on M&A and work with emerging companies."

  • Recommended lawyer for Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: M&A Mega Deals, Venture Capital and Emerging Companies by The Legal 500 US 2012