Phil is a member of Husch Blackwell’s Financial Services & Capital Markets team.
Phil regularly counsels clients on a wide range of issues relating to mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity capital transactions, recapitalizations, alternative financing arrangements, early stage and growth capital transactions, general corporate matters and commercial contract negotiations. Phil serves as a trusted advisor to many executives and general counsels of companies doing business throughout Wisconsin and the Midwest. His approach to client matters is strategic, business-oriented and practical, with an emphasis on delivering efficient results to clients in their day-to-day business dealings.
Phil has led numerous transactions representing public and private companies, private equity funds, family offices, holding companies, entrepreneurs, angel and venture capital groups, and strategic purchasers. He also regularly works with closely-held business owners on strategic growth considerations, succession planning matters and “exit” transactions. Phil frequently utilizes innovative fee solutions in his representations to help clients maximize efficiency and drive results. Phil also assists clients with cross-border transactions, utilizing a deep network of professionals in foreign jurisdictions with whom he has developed strong working relationships.
Prior to his focus on the financial services and capital markets industry, Phil developed significant experience representing dentists and physicians in all forms of corporate and transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and hospital affiliation transactions. Phil continues to represent clients in this space today.