Stephen Geanacopoulos - Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C.

Stephen Geanacopoulos

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Mr. Geanacopoulos is the Chair of the Business & Corporate Law Group and Co-Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group.  Mr. Geanacopoulos joined the firm in 1987.  He plays a leading role in the representation of some of the firm's largest and most sophisticated clients. His practice focuses on: mergers and acquisitions private equity securities venture capital the needs of closely-held companies and family businesses, including the prevention and resolution of shareholder disputes general corporate and commercial law While his practice is primarily focused on the U.S. market, transactions managed by him invariably have international and cross-border dimensions.

Dartmouth CollegeAB 1974Boston College Law SchoolJ.D. 1979

Client Comments

"Stephen Geanacopoul is highly professional and responsive. He understands our business very well. He is friendly and courteous to clients and adversaries."

-Fred Hammerle
Founding Director
Precision Engineered Products

"Steve Geanacopoulos is our lead attorney at Adler Pollock. We channel all of our work through Steve because he makes certain that we receive excellent service and the best expertise. Steve personally handles our customer/supplier and other legal documents, all acquisition legal activity and guides us on all corporate legal matters. He is a very responsive and capable lawyer who is a pleasure to work with. His integrity is beyond reproach."

-Alan Huffenus
President and CEO
Precision Engineered Products LLC

"Stephen Geanacopoulos is experienced, responsive, highly ethical, and very bright. He has represented our firm in numerous matters including numerous mergers and acquisitions. Steve is one of the best!"

-Fred Hammerle
Founding Director
Precision Engineered Products

"Steve Geancopoulos is a tremendous attorney who has personally guided me in excess of 15 years. His advice and work product have always been of the highest quality and of the utmost effectiveness. I have found Steve to be the most responsive attorney with whom I have had the pleasure to work. His experience in handling a wide range of highly complex corporate matters is second to none and his communication skills are excellent. Steve has the highest reputation in the legal community and with his clients. I give Steve my highest recommendation."

-William Gorgone
Cookson America Inc.

"Steve is a real professional. He helped complete a very complicated M&A transaction with a large international client with a very short engagement deadline. His quick grasp of the business issues, efficient turnaround of documents, superb control of the draft agreements, ability to manage his team and the target's attorney's, strong abilities to translate business issues into the agreements, and sharp negotiating skills were key to getting the right transaction done for us."

-John Frontz
Roam Data, Inc.

Office Location

One Citizens Plaza, Eighth Floor
Providence, RI 02903-1345
United States

Practice Areas

Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law