The Business Transactions Sections works to create a better environment for business counseling and transactional practices.

Business Transactions Committees

  • Corporate Counsel Committee
    This committee focuses on programs and activities of interest to in-house counsel.
  • Corporate Law Committee
    This committee focuses on the development of laws and policies affecting corporations — both profit and nonprofit — and business trusts.

    Contact Information

    Kristen Smith Grannis

    Latham & Watkins LLP

    (617) 948-6000

    Erin E Morley

    Feinberg Hanson LLP

    (617) 603-3304

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Committee
    This committee addresses issues unique to business combination transactions, including mergers, share exchanges, tender offers and asset purchases. Lawyers representing buyers, sellers and advisers in planning, negotiating and executing international and domestic public and private transactions are involved.

    Contact Information

    Laura P. Knoll

    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates

    Edward F. Amer

    Goodwin Procter LLP

    (617) 570-1586

  • Securities Law Committee
    This committee provides members with opportunities to learn about and discuss issues in securities law, such as compliance and regulatory issues.

    Contact Information

    Craig Hilts

    Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

    (617) 526-6000

    John P. Condon

    Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.

    (617) 348-4453

  • Steering Committee
    The leadership committee of the Section organizes programs and discusses policy. To inquire about opportunities, please contact the Section Co-Chairs.
  • Venture Capital & Emerging Companies Committee
    This committee focuses on programs relating to Venture Capital & Emerging Companies.

    Contact Information

    Prithivi Tanwar


    Nevin B. Fox

    Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP

    (781) 890-8800