Private Equity Attorney Joins Offit Kurman

Philadelphia, PA (October 8, 2010)

Mr. Paul Baskowsky, well known Philadelphia business attorney, is the newest Principal in Offit Kurman’s Business and Real Estate Practice Group in Philadelphia. Baskowsky adds equity infusion and equity financing as an area of specialization served by Offit Kurman’s Business Practice Group. “I am tremendously pleased that Paul is joining Offit Kurman. He brings expertise in equity financing and capital raising to Offit Kurman and that will be a real asset to our clients.” said Michael Mercurio, Chair of Offit Kurman’s Business and Real Estate Practice Group. “Our continuing growth in the mid-Atlantic region, our focus on the special needs of our privately held mid – market clients, and the full service platform we offer to our clientele makes us attractive to such experienced, skilled and well known attorneys like Paul Baskowsky.” “I am pleased to be making this move” responded Baskowsky. “I believe that I will add depth to the already top-notch team of attorneys at Offit Kurman. Not only that, but Offit Kurman will allow me to continue serving my clients at affordable rates. This is a win-win situation for everyone.” Baskowsky’s practice focuses on private equity, venture capital, private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, partnerships and strategic alliances, international transactions, and general commercial law, with particular emphasis on documenting private equity and venture capital transactions of all types. Baskowsky was previously with Saul Ewing.