Stephen P. Katz

Stephen P. Katz: Attorney with Peckar & Abramson A Professional Corporation

Biography

Stephen Katz is a Partner and Chair of the Corporate Law Practice Group. He represents both public and privately held companies in all matters of corporate law. Mr. Katz’s background includes mergers, acquisitions, public offerings, private placements, venture capital, securities regulation, formation and organization of corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies, joint venture agreements, licensing, corporate governance and general commercial agreements.

Bio

Mr. Katz has particularly deep experience handling corporate matters for companies in the construction industry ranging from family held local contractors to some of the largest contractors in the world. Some recent transactions in which Mr. Katz has assisted construction clients include:

•Acquisition of a regional civil contractor in a transaction valued at over 50 million
•Acquisition of a Canadian construction company in a transaction valued at over 100 million
•Sale of a regional electrical contractor to its management team
•Multi-million dollar Equity Investment by a foreign contractor in a U.S. regional contractor
•Negotiation of complex shareholders agreements and intellectual property license agreements in connection with joint ownership of Indian construction company owned by a large international contractor and an Indian conglomerate
•Negotiation of various indemnity agreements with sureties in connection with surety bonds in excess of 500 million
•Establishment of U.S. subsidiaries for foreign contractors
•Negotiation of senior executive employment agreements on behalf of a company hiring seniorexecutive officers

Mr. Katz has also represented a vast array of clients, including national and regional investment banks, publicly traded companies, venture capital investors, start up and middle stage technology companies, nationally recognized apparel manufacturers, hedge funds, corporate executives and entrepreneurs.

Mr. Katz is the Co-Chair of the Securities Law Division of the Business Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association. He has lectured and made numerous presentations on securities law and corporate topics to audiences of other professions, in house counsel, Fortune 500 companies, investment banks, clients and business owners.

Mr. Katz is admitted to practice in the State of New York and the State of New Jersey. He is a member of the American Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association. Mr. Katz received his bachelor of arts degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and his law degree from Fordham University School of Law.

Publications & Presentations

"A Little Corporate Housekeeping Can Help Avoid A Big Mess," Peckar & Abramson Client Alert, May 2012.

News and Events

Long-Term Ownership Planning for Construction Companies

Ownership Transfer & Management Succession for Contractors: What You Need to Know

STEPHEN P. KATZ LEADS 81 MILLION CORPORATE PURCHASE BY JSW STEEL LTD. OF OHIO’S ACERO JUNCTION HOLDINGS INC.

Stephen Katz and Abby Weiner Co-Author Article in ConsensusDocs Newslette

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Corporate Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
201.343.3434  Phone
201.343.6306  Fax
www.pecklaw.com
University Attended:
University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 1989
Law School Attended:
Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1992
Year of First Admission:
1992
Admission:
1992, New Jersey; 1993, New York
Memberships:

Professional Associations

New Jersey State Bar Association (Securities Law Division, co-chair)

•New York State Bar Association

•American Bar Association

ISLN:
900981348

Peer Reviews

This lawyer does not have peer reviews.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Documents (1)

Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com

River Edge, New Jersey

Contact Stephen P. Katz

Required Fields

Required Fields


By clicking on the "Submit" button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Martindale and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.

You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The Internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.