J.D., William Mitchell College of Law
B.A., University of Wisconsin
Steven Silton is an attorney at Cozen O’Connor, where he also sits on the board of directors. His practice focuses on sales and purchases of businesses, financing, securities placements and related work for mid-sized corporations, banks, credit unions, financial groups and professional athletes and sports franchises. He also works with distressed business in their reorganization efforts.
Silton counsels his clients on purchase and sale of businesses, secured financing transactions, securities placements and negotiation of corporate documents. He often consults and/or associates with lawyers regarding their financially distressed business clients, has been instrumental in the reorganization of a number of businesses and has been appointed as counsel for creditor committees. He also applies his corporate experience in the representation of professional athletes, agents and franchises, documenting everything from endorsement contracts to secured financing deals.
He earned his B.A. from the University of Wisconsin and his J.D. from the William Mitchell College of Law. At Miami Law, he co-teaches a short course on Representing the Professional Sports Franchise.