Eric Grossman > DLA Piper LLP (US) > Reston, Northern Virginia, United States > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper LLP (US)
One Fountain Square, 11911 Freedom Drive
Suite 300
Reston, VA 20190-5602
United States

Work Department

Private Equity; Corporate; Emerging Growth and Venture Capital; Finance; Mergers and Acquisitions


Partner; Vice Chair, Private Equity Group, Mid-Atlantic


Eric Grossman focuses his practice on private equity, leveraged buyouts, growth equity and venture capital investments, mergers and acquisitions, cross-border transactions and counseling emerging growth companies with respect to general corporate and securities law matters.

Eric also has experience representing issuers with respect to their initial public offerings and subsequent reporting obligations.

Eric has represented companies and investors in many different sectors, including telecommunications, cloud computing, wireless, computer software and hardware, e-commerce, mobile advertising and other mobile applications, web services and platforms, education, life sciences, healthcare IT and services, cyber security and intelligence, resource management platforms, medical devices and clean technologies.


J.D., Boston University School of Law; B.A., Tulane University

Lawyer Rankings

United States > M&A/corporate and commercial > Private equity buyouts

The team at DLA Piper LLP (US) records a consistently high deal volume, working on behalf of a number of active clients including Accel-KKR and its portfolio companies on buyouts, M&A, and associated investments and corporate issues, and also has notable cross-border expertise, working with its global platform on complex transactions for both US and foreign-led private equity investments. Alongside its work for funds, the team also regularly advises target growth companies on equity investments and other life-cycle issues. Atlanta’s Joseph Silver leads the practice, and is a prolific advisor to funds and private companies with broad experience in the technology, telecoms, and financial services sectors, among others. Other key names in the team include Chicago-based Robert Davis, who represents funds and portfolio companies in buyouts and growth equity investments, and NoVa’s Eric Grossman, who focuses on venture capital and early-stage investments, securities issues, and cross-border deals.