Leo Greenberg serves as counsel to large and middle market buyout funds and their portfolio companies in a wide variety of domestic and cross-border transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures, growth capital investments, joint ventures, debt and equity financings, corporate restructurings and workouts. Leo has broad experience counseling clients in a variety of industries, including technology, software, media, healthcare, consumer products, manufacturing, financial services, logistics/transportation services, oil and gas services and retail.

In 2014, Law360 selected Leo as an “MVP of the Year” for Private Equity and as a “Rising Star.” He is also listed in the 2017–2019 editions of Chambers Global and 2013–2019 editions of Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business as a “rising star” whose clients describe him as “commercial, extremely hard-working and extremely relationship-focused,” and according to commentators, “brings creativity to the market.” Clients also praise Leo as a “great thought leader” who “can stand in the shoes of a financial sponsor.” In 2017–2019, Leo was recognized for his work in private equity buyouts by The Legal 500 U.S.


Thought Leadership


Panelist, “Hot Topics in Mergers and Acquisitions 2013,” Practising Law Institute, New York, NY, October 2013


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2005Connecticut
  • 2006New York


  • Fordham University School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2005

    Order of the Coif

    Fordham Law Review

    Dean's List 2002–2005

  • University of PennsylvaniaM.S.Ed., Secondary Education1997
  • University of PennsylvaniaB.A., Biology1996
    Dean's List 1995–1996