Robert E. Coletti - Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL

Robert E. Coletti

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 513-579-6560

Bob Coletti's practice is concentrated in the corporate, securities and financing areas where he has extensive experience in forming joint ventures, initial public offerings of securities, and mergers, acquisitions and divestitures representing both public and closely-held corporations. A partner with the firm since 1988, he currently supervises a transaction team that has overseen more than 300 acquisition and divestiture transactions in the past five years with an aggregate transaction value in the billions of dollars. Bob also serves in a general counsel capacity for several firm clients and represents funds, investment partnerships and individuals in private equity investments and venture capital based transactions. He also is active in counseling start-up companies and preparing companies for sale and generational transitions of family businesses.

Bob has advised clients such as Cintas Corporation, American Financial Group, Chiquita Brands International Corporation, Meridian Bioscience, Orchard Holdings Group, Property Advisors Corporation, Summer Hill Partners, Loth, Inc., John Tisdel Distributing, Gilligan Oil Company, Klosterman Baking Co. and KPS Special Situations Fund. He is a member of the firm's Board of Directors and is a frequent speaker at seminars on merger and acquisition topics and negotiating strategies

Miami UniversityBS 1979University of CincinnatiJ.D. 1982
Cincinnati Bar AssociationOhio State Bar AssociationHamilton County Republican PartyMiami University

Client Comments

"Robert Coletti is very responsive, knowledgeable, and helpful."

"Robert Coletti is a great business partner. He understands our business and finds creative solutions to achieve the company's goals. He is practical while ensuring that the company is well protected."

-Tom Frooman
Cintas Corporation

"Bob Coletti has been a strong advisor and advocate for all legal and ethical matters for many years. He is by far the most talented attorney in this region. He is KMK!"

-Henry Peters
Miami Systems Corporation

Office Location

One East Fourth Street, Suite 1400
Cincinnati, OH 45202
United States

Practice Areas

Corporate Law (Closely-Held Businesses, Corporate Compliance, Corporate Governance, General Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Publicly-Held Companies, Transactions)

Other Information

Gender: Male