Phil Cooper is a partner in the Corporate and Securities Group of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in Atlanta, focusing his practice on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, debt and equity finance, and general corporate counseling.
Duke University School of Law, JD, with high honors
Tulane University, BA, cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
Admissions : Georgia
Advises both publicly and privately held companies in a variety of industries, including financial services, insurance, staffing, energy, manufacturing, technology, and sports and entertainment
Served as lead counsel or co-lead counsel on more than 100 transactions, ranging in transaction value from under $1 million to $3 billion
Assists businesses in structuring, negotiating, and completing mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures
Represents clients in obtaining operating capital (in the form of debt financing through commercial lending transactions or equity financing from private equity groups or venture capital firms)