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Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

1701 MARKET STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19103-2921, USA
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Work +1 215 963 5000
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Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Colby Smith, Philadelphia, USA

Colby Smith

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Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Work Department

Business & Finance

Position

Colby W. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Business and Finance Practice. Mr. Smith counsels clients in a wide range of business law matters, with an emphasis on public and private merger and acquisition transactions and securities offerings. He represents clients in a variety of industries, including technology, healthcare, manufacturing, and consumer products. He has considerable experience in representing both buyers and sellers in carve-out transactions and assists clients in understanding and resolving the unique issues presented in those transactions. Mr. Smith also focuses on counseling public and private Pennsylvania companies on corporate governance and transactional matters. For more information, view Mr. Smith’s biography at www.morganlewis.com/bios/colbysmith.

Career

Mr. Smith earned his J.D., with highest honors, from Rutgers University School of Law, Camden in 2004, where he served as the articles editor for the Rutgers Law Journal. While in law school, he worked as an extern for Judge Joseph E. Irenas of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, as well as Judge Dolores K. Sloviter of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Member

Recipient, ACG New York Champion's Award, Cross-Border Deal of the Year (Over $250M) (2013); Listed, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2008); Recipient, Rutgers School of Law, Camden, Paul C. Ireton Memorial Award (2004); Former Articles Editor, Rutgers Law Journal; Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association

Education

Rutgers University School of Law, Camden, 2004, J.D., With Highest Honors; Hobart College, 1997, B.A.

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