Al is a member of Cooley’s M&A group and co-chair of the firm’s fintech practice, and has a particular emphasis on private equity. His clients include private equity funds, their portfolio companies, and strategic buyers and sellers in public and private acquisitions, including leveraged buyouts and take-private transactions.

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  • University of Virginia School of Law
    JD, 1994

  • Tufts University
    BS, Electrical Engineering with a minor in Computer Engineering, magna cum laude, 1991

Admissions & Credentials



  • Boston Bar Association

Rankings & Accolades

    Chambers USA: Corporate/M&A: Venture Capital

    Legal 500: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts – M&A: Large Deals (2013)

    Legal 500: Venture Capital and Emerging Companies (2015)

    Boston Magazine: Massachusetts Super Lawyer