Gregory P. Cunningham

Member

Recent Publication:

Amendment to DGCL §102(b)(7); Expanding Exculpation Rights to Apply to Corporate Officers [Alert]

Effective August 1, Delaware amended the DGCL to permit a Delaware corporation to extend liability exculpation rights to certain officers of a corporation.

Greg's practice focuses primarily on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance transactions, and general corporate counseling for clients in a variety of industries. He has extensive experience counseling clients in a broad array of business issues.

Greg provides continuing legal advice to a number of the firm’s corporate clients in the areas of licensing, commercial contracts, loan agreements, stockholder agreements, employment agreements, and consulting agreements. His practice also includes counseling clients with corporate, partnership, and LLC formation and governance issues.

In 1998, Greg received his Bachelor of Science from Fairfield University. He received his law degree from Villanova University School of Law in 2001.

Experience

News

Cozen O’Connor Advises Utz Brands, Inc. on Definitive Agreement to Acquire Truco Enterprises

November 12, 2020

The Cozen O’Connor team is led by Larry P. Laubach. The team includes Richard J. Silpe, Gregory P. Cunningham, Eli S. Wolfe, Lindsey Stillwell, J. Trevor Cloak, Jay A. Dorsch, and Robert S. Kaplan.

Cozen O’Connor Guides Utz Quality Foods in Business Combination Agreement with Collier Creek Holdings to Form Utz Brands, Inc.

June 10, 2020

Transaction Results in Utz Going Public After Nearly 100 Years as Family Business.

Cozen O’Connor Advises Utz Quality Foods, LLC in its Acquisition of Inventure Foods, Inc.

February 14, 2018

Cozen O’Connor represented Utz Quality Foods, LLC in its acquisition of Inventure Foods, Inc. for approximately $165 million.

Publications

Amendment to DGCL §102(b)(7); Expanding Exculpation Rights to Apply to Corporate Officers [Alert]

November 14, 2022

Effective August 1, Delaware amended the DGCL to permit a Delaware corporation to extend liability exculpation rights to certain officers of a corporation.

Education

  • Villanova University School of Law, J.D., 2001
  • Fairfield University, B.S., 1998
  • Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania Supreme Court
  • American Bar Association