David J. Borkon
David J. Borkon
David J. Borkon is a corporate attorney concentrating in business and transactional matters for a wide range of clients, including startups, growth-stage companies, and private equity firms and their portfolio companies—with a particular focus on mergers and acquisitions, financings, recapitalizations, and joint ventures.
He has experience with equity and debt financings, venture capital financings, private placements, mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, entity formation, shareholder and operating agreements, reorganizations, employment and consulting agreements, entertainment agreements, manufacturing, supply and distribution agreements, and a wide variety of other commercial contracts.
As co-chair of the Firm’s Restaurant and Hospitality Group, Mr. Borkon also has extensive experience representing clients in the food, beverage, and hospitality sectors, and regularly counsels entrepreneurs, startups, and growth-stage companies and investors regarding the structuring and formation of new business enterprises, capital raise transactions, agreements among founders, and employment and equity arrangements with key personnel. Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Borkon was formerly Of Counsel at a New York City law firm.
- Rutgers University School of Law-Newark, 2003
- Northwestern University, B.A., 2000
- New York State Bar
- New Jersey State Bar
- Illinois State Bar
- American Bar Association, member
- Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors, member
- January 3, 2019
David Borkon Named 40 Under 40 by the Long Island Business News
- November 20, 2018
Borkon Profiled in the Long Island Business News Law: Ones to Watch
- April 23, 2018
Firm Hosts “Bankruptcy – What Every General Counsel Should Know” CLE Seminar
- November 13, 2017
Firm Hosts “Managing a Joint Venture In-House” Seminar