Jonathan Klein

Jonathan Klein concentrates his practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate finance, securities matters and restructuring for both domestic and international clients.

Jonathan has represented public and private companies in negotiated domestic and cross border acquisitions and dispositions (including mergers, stock transactions, asset deals and divestitures), as well as bidders in contested transactions. Jonathan's private equity experience includes domestic and international leveraged transactions for both financial and strategic parties. His corporate finance experience includes public and private offerings of equity and debt securities.

Jonathan's general corporate practice includes advising public companies on SEC compliance and reporting issues, internal investigations, joint ventures, licensing and distribution agreements and providing general corporate advice and counsel to public and private companies, partnerships and individuals. He regularly counsels senior management, corporate boards and controlling stockholders with respect to acquisitions, dispositions, buyouts and general corporate and securities matters.

Jonathan has represented US and foreign clients in connection with cross-border acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, private financings, loan restructurings and workouts and general corporate matters.

Jonathan is chair of the Mergers and Acquisitions group and heads the New York Corporate and Finance department.

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Areas of Practice 1) Capital Markets, 2) Mergers and Acquisitions, 3) Corporate, 4) Emerging Growth and Venture Capital, 5) Public Company and Corporate Governance and 6) Private Equity
Law School J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1987
Education B.S., Cornell University, 1984
Bar Member / Association New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm DLA Piper
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