J. Baur Whittlessey​



(215) 731-9450

Two Commerce Square, Suite 3400
2001 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

J. Baur Whittlessey - Shareholder

​Baur Whittlesey practices primarily in the areas of securities, corporate and corporate finance law.  In the securities area, he has represented issuers, broker-dealers and investment advisors on a wide variety of matters, including public and private offerings, periodic reporting, tender offers, proxy matters and securities law compliance. In the corporate area, he focuses on the representation of clients in diverse matters from corporate formation to mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, while in the area of corporate finance he represents both lenders and borrowers in complex financing transactions.

He is on the board of trustees of mutual funds for which Capital Growth Management acts as advisor.

Practice Areas

  • Corporate
  • Securities
  • Commercial Finance


  • Harvard Law School, J.D., 1970
  • Harvard College A.B., 1967

Bar Admission

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • New York