• Pennsylvania


  • Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Woodmere Art Museum


  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, JD, cum laude
  • The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, BS, cum laude
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Lawrence Finkelstein


Philadelphia, PA v. +1.215.569.5513 f. +1.215.832.5513

Lawrence Finkelstein primarily represents entrepreneurs, family, and privately-owned middle-market businesses, focusing his practice on:

  • mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures
  • succession and related planning
  • equity (private and venture capital) and debt (senior and subordinate) financing transactions
  • joint ventures, strategic alliances, and distribution arrangements
  • operational contracts and advices
  • corporate governance agreements and disputes among owners
  • investment funds in mezzanine financing transactions
  • executive employment and compensation


  • Software company in its sale to a private equity firm.
  • Mezzanine funds in secured subordinated loans with equity investments and warrants.
  • Construction companies in acquisitions and sales of construction-related businesses and assets.
  • Dental product companies in acquisitions of businesses or products.
  • Private companies in agreements and transactions among shareholders.
  • Private companies in succession and related planning.
  • Acquisitions, sales, financing, and operations of franchised businesses.


Mr. Finkelstein is president of the University of Pennsylvania Undergraduate Class of 1973, is a national trustee of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, and serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Woodmere Art Museum.  Mr. Finkelstein served as former president and chairman of the Philadelphia/Delaware Chapter of Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, and was its Man of the Year in 2000.