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Corporate Partner John Capetta Joins Fox’s Exton Office

December 21, 2016 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild LLP is pleased to announce that John T. Capetta has joined the firm’s Exton office as a partner in the Corporate Department.

“We are thrilled to welcome John to our Chester County office,” said Todd A. Rodriguez, Fox’s Exton office managing partner. “John’s strong M&A experience will complement the firm’s existing national practice while adding a new level of depth to the department’s capabilities in the private equity space.”

Named a leading corporate/M&A attorney by a number of organizations, Capetta focuses his practice on the representation of funds, portfolio companies and management in private equity transactions. He has more than 35 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, including the representation of financial and strategic buyers, sellers (both entities and individuals) and management in public and private acquisitions and divestitures and joint ventures.

Additionally, Capetta regularly handles M&A representation & warranty insurance matters, including underwriting, policy preparation and review, integration with M&A acquisition agreements and claims work. His clients include one of the principal carriers of M&A representation & warranty insurance in the United States

Capetta is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New York and Connecticut.

Capetta earned his J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law and his B.S. from Providence College.

Prior to joining Fox, Capetta was a partner at Martin LLP, in Stamford, CT. He was also previously a partner in the Stamford office of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, where he served as firmwide chair of the Private Equity Practice Group.