Blank Rome LLP

Louis Rappaport

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Practice Areas

Louis co-chairs the Firm’s Corporate, M&A, and Securities Practice Group. He concentrates on business and corporate matters, with specific emphasis on emerging and middle market businesses. Louis advises clients in a wide range of industries in mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and private equity funding transactions, securities offerings, corporate finance matters, strategic alliances and joint ventures, intellectual property/technology licensing and transfer matters, executive employment and compensation matters, and business formation and planning.

He also chairs Blank Rome’s Venture Group, which serves emerging and venture backed companies and their financing sources.

Since 1997, Louis has served as a lecturer for a number of courses at Villanova University School of Law, including "Business Acquisitions" and "Counseling Emerging Businesses."

Professional Memberships

Louis is a firm representative of Villanova University School of Law. In addition, he is a member of the Investment Advisory Committee for Benjamin Franklin Technology Partners in Southeastern Pennsylvania and a co-chair of entrepreneurial education programming, a past company coach and past board member of the Private Investors Forum Angel Venture Fair. Further, Louis is a past member of the planning board of Early Stage East and a past co-chair of its Vision to Value entrepreneur education programming.