Eric Krautheimer

Partner with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

About Eric Krautheimer

An experienced corporate lawyer, Eric Krautheimer serves as a partner with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in Los Angeles, California. He primarily focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, and represents sellers, buyers, and financial advisors during these transactions. Over the course of his career, he has handled a variety of matters related to mergers and acquisitions, such as public company acquisitions and private equity transactions. He is also responsible for providing counsel to boards of directors and offering advice on shareholder activism. Capable of representing clients from a wide range of industries, Eric Krautheimer has worked with clients like AT&T, Billabong, and Barclays.

Krautheimer has garnered widespread recognition for his work, including status as a Southern California Super Lawyer for seven consecutive years. In 2011, The American Lawyer magazine named him “Dealmaker of the Week” for his efforts as AT&T’s counsel during its attempted acquisition of T-Mobile USA. Krautheimer has also been listed in the Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition and earned placement on the list of New York Super Lawyers.

To prepare for his legal career, Eric Krautheimer earned a BA from Binghamton University and went on to secure a JD from Western New England University School of Law. He also earned a master of laws (LLM) degree from the New York University School of Law.