Emery Mitchell

Emery D. Mitchell

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Emery Mitchell is a corporate/M&A partner in the Firm's San Francisco office. Emery has more than 30 years of experience practicing in New York and San Francisco as a corporate transactional lawyer. His practice covers public and private company M&A, cross-border transactions, venture capital/private equity and financial advisory matters.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Thor Industries, Inc., in its acquisition of Erwin Hymer Group
  • Trimble Inc., in its acquisition of Viewpoint
  • Tourism Holdings Limited, in certain acquisitions, in its JV with Thor Industries, in the JV’s acquisition of Roadtrippers, and in the restructuring of the JV
  • The Nielsen Company, in its minority investment in OpenSlate
  • Belvedere Advisors, LLC in its sale to Northern Trust Company
  • ePlanet Ventures and ePlanet Capital, in fund formation certain portfolio company investments and dispositions
  • Wing Inflatables, in its acquisition of the Mustang Survival companies
  • Toadman Interactive AB, in its acquisition of Petrol Advertising
  • Cancom SE, in certain US acquisitions
  • Bombardier Recreational Products, in its acquisition of assets of Alta Motors


  • California~United States (1998)
  • New York~United States (1990)


  • University of California, College of the Law, San Francisco (formerly University of California, Hastings College of the Law) (J.D.) (1989)
  • University of California at Berkeley (B.A.) (1983)


  • English

Co-author, “Acquiring Start-Up Technology Companies,” Euromoney Magazine, Internet Economy 2001/2002 edition

Co-author, “A Tweak with a Punch”—An Analysis of the Pure Resources decision, The Daily Deal, November 2, 2002