Enhances firm’s growth and private equity, mergers and acquisition and venture capital capabilities in key tech region
DLA Piper today announced that Eric Grossman has joined the Corporate and Finance practice as a partner in the Northern Virginia office.
Grossman was previously a partner in the Business Department of Cooley LLP. He focuses his practice on representing technology companies and private equity investors and their portfolio companies in connection with acquisitions, private equity and growth equity and general corporate and securities matters. He works closely with technology companies in the areas of cybersecurity, cloud computing, SaaS, wireless communications and health care information technology. He also regularly provides strategic counsel to officers, boards of directors and fund principals in high-level business matters.
“Eric has broad experience that will enhance our strong private equity, venture capital and mergers and acquisition capabilities in a key region for technology companies and private equity investors. We look forward to his contributions,” said Jay Smith, global co-chair of DLA Piper’s Corporate practice.
“Eric’s strong technical skills and dynamic personality have contributed to his rapid success,” said Tara Lee, managing partner of DLA Piper’s Northern Virginia office. “His established relationships with private equity investors and up-market technology companies, including government contractors, blend well with our representation of the growing technology industry in Northern Virginia. He is an extremely valuable addition to our team and we welcome him to the firm."
Grossman earned a J.D., summa cum laude, from Boston University Law School and a B.A. from Tulane University.
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