Of Counsel


Nate Emeritz is Of Counsel in the Delaware office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. His practice focuses on providing Delaware corporate law advice with respect to fiduciary duties and statutory requirements through the various steps and matters that occur during a company's life cycle, including with regard to mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, corporate formation, stock issuances and preferred stock investments, advancement and indemnification, dissolution and liquidation, and other various statutory matters. He frequently has represented private and public company boards of directors and special committees in negotiating and drafting various corporate transactions and internal investigations and has provided corporate advice in the context of litigation regarding such actions.

Prior to joining the firm, Nate practiced for several years in the Delaware corporate law counseling group at Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP in Wilmington, Delaware. Previously, he served as a law clerk for Chief Justice Myron T. Steele of the Supreme Court of the State of Delaware and practiced in the Delaware corporate law counseling group at Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP in Wilmington. Nate also served as a judicial intern for Judge Harold Baer, Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and as an intern for the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York.

  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2009
  • M.S., Teaching, Pace University Graduate School of Education, 2004
  • B.A., English and American Literature, New York University, 2002
  • Contributor, Private Company Target Merger Agreement Task Force, Business Law Section, American Bar Association
  • Webinar Panelist, "Financial Advisor Engagement Letters: Post-Rural/Metro Thoughts and Observations," ABA Business Law Section and ABA Center for Professional Development, April 6, 2016
  • State Bar of Delaware

Contact Information

222 Delaware Avenue
Suite 800
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone | 302-304-7622

Email | Nathan

Areas of Expertise

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