Steven Mermelstein, of counsel to the Firm, is a corporate and securities attorney. He focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, venture finance, corporate governance, and general corporate law matters. He represents buyers and sellers in domestic and international mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, and joint ventures, as well as foreign and domestic issuers and investors in private placement and public offerings, including SPAC IPOs and PIPE financing transactions. Mr. Mermelstein also advises clients on the public reporting requirements of issuers and shareholders.
Mr. Mermelstein previously was an associate at Goldfarb Seligman & Co., one of Israel’s largest law firms, where he represented venture capital and private equity funds in their investments into Israeli technology companies and represented Israeli companies in connection with private financings, public offerings, merger transactions and compliance with US securities laws and exchange requirements. Prior to working at Goldfarb Seligman & Co., Mr. Mermelstein was an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York.
Mr. Mermelstein holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Yeshiva College and earned his Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School. He is admitted to practice in the State of New York and is fluent in Hebrew.
Mr. Mermelstein was selected as a Rising Star in the Business & Corporate Practice Area for 2023 by Super Lawyers publication.