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Brian M Katz

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Practice Areas

Partner, Commercial Department. Past chair of the firm’s Corporate and Securities Practice Group and past member of the firm’s Executive Committee. Concentrates practice in mergers and acquisitions, securities, venture capital and general corporate representation. Handles all types of business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities offerings, venture capital transactions, joint venture relationships, corporate governance matters and compensation issues. In his public securities practice, he represents issuers and underwriters in initial and secondary public offerings. Also assists clients in complying with their federal and state reporting and disclosure requirements as public companies. As head of the Insurance Brokerage M&A practice, he has represented some of the largest national brokerages in their acquisition strategies and has also represented brokers in their exit transactions.

Professional Memberships

Member, Alumni Class Leadership Council, University of Pennsylvania.


J.D., magna cum laude, Temple University School of Law, 1992, Temple Law Review; B.A., Political Science, University of Pennsylvania, 1988; B.S.E., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, 1988.