Philip Coletto is a partner in the Corporate & Financial Services Department and Private Equity Group in London. His practice focuses on advising private equity sponsors and other institutional investors on a range of complex, cross-border investments, including leveraged buy outs, minority investments, carve-outs, special situation transactions and growth and venture capital. Philip has represented, amongst others, Insight Partners, Davidson Kempner, Blantyre Capital, Genstar Capital, Aquiline Capital Partners, Freshstream, IK Partners, Bluewater, Ardian and FFL Partners.
Philip is ranked as a Top 10 Dealmaker by MergerLinks in their annual ‘Top Mid Cap M&A Lawyers in EMEA’ rankings (2022), based on deal volume. He is also recognised by The Legal 500 UK (2022) for high value private equity transactions with clients noting he "has extremely strong negotiation and matter management skills" and "excellent attention to detail", and by Best Lawyers (2023) for mergers and acquisitions law.