Philip von Mehren is a partner and the Co-Chair of Venable’s New York Corporate Group. He routinely handles cross-border and domestic acquisitions and dispositions – for strategic and financial buyers – including private equity and venture capital funds. Prior to that, Mr. von Mehren was a Partner in the New York office of Baker & McKenzie LLP since January 2007. His practice was focused on cross-border acquisitions and dispositions, often for strategic and financial buyers, including private equity and venture capital funds, often in a distressed situation. Mr. von Mehren also represented various strategic and financial purchasers in U.S. LBO transactions. He has substantial experience representing private equity funds with a Latin American focus in offshore and onshore aspects of transactions in Mexico, Brazil, Venezuela, Colombia, Argentina and Chile. Mr. von Mehren was recently appointed as a member of an eight person advisory committee of the Firm’s Global Restructuring Focus Group. He is admitted to practice in the State of New York and in the District of Columbia.
Juris Doctor – Honors, Cum Laude, Harvard Law School
Master of Arts, Philosophy, Cambridge University
Bachelor of Arts, Reed College