Steve focuses on working with high-profile, venture-backed companies.

Steve Baglio
Steven L. Baglio
New York
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Steven L. Baglio

Steve counsels venture-backed companies on a broad range of legal and business issues relating to their governance, day-to-day affairs and corporate transactions, including financings, M&A and strategic partnerships.

Steve’s company clients span across a wide range of industries, including biotechnology, healthcare services, e-commerce, online media and advertising, financial technology and enterprise software.

Steve has recently served as lead counsel on several recent high-profile M&A and financing transactions, including:

  • Flipkart’s $16 billion acquisition by Wal-Mart, reported to be the most highly-valued e-commerce M&A deal in world history
  • Multiple rounds of financing for Oscar Health, including Alphabet’s recent $375 million investment
  • Souq’s $580 million acquisition by Amazon
  • Trello’s $425 million acquisition by Atlassian
  • Tumblr’s $1.1 billion acquisition by Yahoo! Inc.
  • The strategic transaction integrating Reliance Industries’ Jio Music with client Saavn where the combined entity is valued at more than $1 billion


  • Columbia University School of Law, J.D.
    • James Kent Scholar
    • Articles Editor for the Columbia-VLA Journal of Law & the Arts
    • Teaching and Research Fellow in Contracts for Professor E. Allan Farnsworth
  • Princeton University, B.S.E., Civil Engineering and Operations Research
    • cum laude