Corporate/M&A & Private Equity (Band 3)
Practice Areas: Richard P Jaffe practices in the area of corporate law with a focus in the areas of private equity, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate finance and venture capital financing, particularly in the alternative energy, technology, life sciences, retail and manufacturing industries. He represents private equity funds and other investors and companies in transactions and advises entrepreneurs on raising and investing capital as well as structuring public and private securities offerings, mergers, acquisitions and sales. In addition, Mr Jaffe counsels boards and committees of boards on corporate governance issues, and is a frequent lecturer on these issues.
Professional Memberships: Association for Corporate Growth - Global Board of Directors, 2010-present - Philadelphia Chapter, Past President, 2008 and 2009; Chair, Advisory Board, Corporate Governance Center, Drexel University LeBow School of Business; American Bar Association; Philadelphia Bar Association - Business Law Section, Past Chair.
Career: Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania.
Personal: Temple University Beasley School of Law, JD; University of Pennsylvania, AB.