Eric M. Rosof

  • Lecturer in Law

Eric Rosof is a partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, where he leads the acquisition finance practice. Mr. Rosof advises on financing for corporate transactions of all types, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, spinoffs, joint ventures, restructurings, refinancings and recapitalizations. He also represents buyers, sellers, investors, creditors and debtors in distressed acquisitions, divestitures and restructurings. Mr. Rosof writes and speaks extensively on acquisition financing topics.

Mr. Rosof, who clerked for the Honorable Robert W. Sweet of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, is an officer of the Banking Committee of the International Bar Association, and is a member of the Senior Leadership Panel of Her Justice, an organization that provides free legal services to low-income women.

He earned his J.D. from Columbia Law School in 1997, where he was special issue chair of the Columbia Law Review. He holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School.