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Baldo M. Carnecchia, Jr.
Philadelphia Office

123 South Broad Street
Avenue of the Arts
Philadelphia, PA 19109

P: 215-772-7660
F: 215-772-7620

Biography

Baldo M. Carnecchia, Jr.’s practice spans 38 years and emphasizes corporate, mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring and reorganization and international law. He is familiar with all phases of corporate representation, including governance, corporate finance and acquisitions. In addition, Baldo has extensive experience with significant corporate reorganizations and restructuring matters. He routinely counsels for-profit and not-for-profit boards regarding governance matters.

Community Involvement

Baldo has served as an adjunct professor at the Villanova University School of Law and as a member of the Corporate Executive Board of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and chair of that board’s Technical Advisory Committee. He is president of the board of The William B. Lake Foundation. Baldo has also served as legal adviser for The Wharton School’s Wharton/SpencerStuart Directors’ Institute, a program focusing on corporate governance and best practices.

Baldo was a contributing member of the board of contributors of The Bankruptcy Strategist, a monthly newsletter for bankruptcy specialists published by an affiliate of the New York Law Journal and The National Law Journal.  He is also a lecturer on corporation law matters for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute.

Professional Activities & Achievements

  • The National Association of College and University Attorneys
  • The International Business Forum
  • Alpha Chi Sigma, a professional chemistry fraternity
  • The Harvard Club of Philadelphia
  • The Union League of Philadelphia
  • ALMA, an association of Italian lawyers holding LL.M. degrees
  • American Association Corporation Secretaries and Governance Professionals
  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association

Academic Achievements

In 1972, he graduated with a J.D. degree, cum laude, from Villanova University School of Law, in Villanova, Pennsylvania. While in law school, he was a case and comment editor for the Villanova Law Review and Order of the Coif. Baldo received an LL.M. in International Law from Harvard Law School in 1973. Baldo received a B.S. degree from The Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pennsylvania. in 1969.