Benjamin Strauss

Benjamin Strauss

Partner

Wilmington, DE
Phone: 302.777.6564    Fax: 302.656.8865

straussb@pepperlaw.com

Benjamin Strauss is a partner in the Commercial Department of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Wilmington office. He concentrates his practice on counseling private and publicly held companies on mergers, acquisitions and general corporate, securities and business law matters, and he heads the firm’s Delaware corporate and Israeli practices.

Mr. Strauss serves as general U.S. counsel to many foreign companies doing business in the United States, including publicly traded and multinational companies, as well as numerous high-tech start-ups. He also frequently serves as special Delaware counsel in connection with private placements and public offerings involving Delaware corporations, limited liability companies and business trusts, and has lectured both in the United States and overseas on Delaware legal entities.

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, Widener University School of Law, 1990
  • M.B.A., Marketing, Bar-Ilan University (Israel), 1983
  • B.A., Economics, Bar-Ilan University (Israel), 1976

Bar Admissions

  • Delaware
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey

Court Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, District of Delaware

Practice Areas