George J. Nemphos is a founding member of NB Law representing entrepreneurs, start-ups, emerging and mature companies, as well as venture capital and private equity funds. Mr. Nemphos has extensive experience in representing and assisting clients in entity choice and formation, mergers and acquisitions, private placements of debt and equity, complex joint ventures, structural and day-to-day issues, as well as corporate governance and securities law compliance. Mr. Nemphos is known for his practical and business oriented solutions to legal issues. Prior to NB Law, Mr. Nemphos was the global chair of a corporate practice group for an AmLaw 100 international law firm, traveling throughout the United States, Asia and the Europe. Having spent a majority of his career with big international law firms, and now as an entrepreneur himself, Mr. Nemphos brings a unique perspective to client issues and works closely with firm clients to achieve practical, business oriented solutions. He frequently advises clients in the manufacturing, consumer products, restaurant, automotive, retail and wholesale, industrial services, technology, and insurance industries, as well as companies in the capital markets, life sciences and homeland security space.
Mr. Nemphos was a winner of SmartCEO’s 2015 Baltimore Power Players Award. For six consecutive years Mr. Nemphos was recognized in Best Lawyers in America as one of the area’s Best Lawyers in Leverage Buyouts and Private Equity. In 2013 he was named Best Lawyers’ “Lawyer of the Year, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law” in Baltimore. Mr. Nemphos was named one of the “40 Under 40” business leaders in Baltimore by the Baltimore Business Journal in 2001. In 2006, Mr. Nemphos completed the GBC Leadership program, a program that hand-picks Baltimore area leaders from business, nonprofits and the government to become strategists for the future of the region. Additionally, in 2008 Institutional Investor named Mr. Nemphos as one of the “10 Rising Stars of Private Equity and M&A Law.”
Admitted to practice in Maryland, Mr. Nemphos holds a LL.M. in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center and received his juris doctorate, magna cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law. Mr. Nemphos also received his bachelor of science degree from Boston University.