Christopher J. DePizzo

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Offices Akron, Cleveland
Phone 330.208.1176
Phone 216.479.6100
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Chris is an associate in the Vorys Akron and Vorys Cleveland offices and a member of the corporate group. He focuses his practice on mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate reorganizations and other areas of corporate law.  Chris has represented both public and private companies across a range of industries, including retail, media, entertainment, sports, real estate, consumer products and technology on corporate law and corporate governance issues.  Chris has experience representing a number of private equity firms and financial investors in leveraged buyouts, investments, dispositions and day-to-day portfolio company management. 

Chris has represented diverse clients in a range of high-profile corporate matters. His experience includes representing:

Chris received his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he was a senior editor of the Journal of Constitutional Law. During law school, he earned a business and public policy certificate from the Wharton School of Business. Chris received his B.A. summa cum laude from Saint Peter’s University.

Before joining Vorys, Chris worked as a corporate associate at Latham & Watkins LLP in New York.

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