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Joseph J. Devine

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Mr. Devine is a Member of the law firm, Spector Gadon & Rosen, P.C., with offices in Philadelphia, New York, New Jersey and Florida. He devotes much of his practice to representing entrepreneurs and growth businesses in a variety of industries.  In his 28 years of practice, he has represented public and privately held companies, as well as investors, in a wide range of corporate and business transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt offerings, securities law compliance, credit facilities, private equity and venture capital, and governance.

Mr. Devine is admitted to the bars of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He is a member of the American Bar Association and Philadelphia Bar Association. Mr. Devine was named as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer for securities and venture finance law in 2004 and 2008.

Mr. Devine holds a J.D., cum laude, from Temple University Beasley School of Law, a M.S., Finance from Loyola University Maryland and a B.S., Finance, magna cum laude, from LaSalle University.

Mr. Devine is an adjunct professor at the University of Pennsylvania Law School where he teaches a course titled, Emerging Business Transactional Skills.

Mr. Devine sits as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Communities in Schools of Philadelphia, Inc., a nonprofit corporation that provides academic and social support to public school students in the Greater Philadelphia area. He is also a member of the Springfield Township Planning Commission, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.

Education

  • J.D., cum laude, Temple University Beasley School of Law
  • M.S., Finance, Loyola University Maryland
  • B.S., Finance, magna cum laude, LaSalle University

Practice Areas

  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Corporate Law
  • Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures
  • Securities Law

Professional Organizations

  • Board of Communities in Schools of Philadelphia, Inc.
  • Springfield Township Planning Commission

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey