Grand Rapids-based Varnum announced that Gabriel Edelson has joined the firm’s business and corporate services practice team. He is based in Varnum’s Birmingham office.
Edelson focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate governance, and general corporate matters. He represents private equity firms, portfolio companies, and a variety of other businesses in cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, as well as commercial transactions, ranging in size from under $1 million to more than $1 billion.
He is a 2009 graduate of New York University School of Law, where he served as executive articles editor for the Annual Survey of American Law. He has also received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan, where he served as a senior sports editor, writer, and columnist for The Michigan Daily.
“We’re very pleased to welcome Gabe to Varnum and the Birmingham office,” says Seth Ashby, who leads the firm’s business and corporate services group. “Gabe brings a variety of experience and interests to the team, and we look forward to working with him.”
Edelson serves as a board member of the Founders Junior Council at the DIA and is active in the Michigan region of ORT America. He previously practiced in Chicago and is admitted to practice in Illinois, New York, and Michigan.
Varnum is a law firm providing a range of legal services. It serves as counsel to growing businesses and institutions throughout Michigan, the Midwest, and nationally.