|[September 19, 2013]
Goodwin Procter Expands Private Equity Practice with Addition of Jared Jensen
BOSTON --(Business Wire)--
Procter, a national Am Law 50 firm, announced today that Jared
G. Jensen has joined the firm's San Francisco office as a partner in
its Private Equity Practice. Jensen joins Goodwin from Amazon.com (News - Alert) where
he was Senior Corporate Counsel.
At Goodwin, Jensen will represent private equity firms, companies and
management teams in leveraged buyout, growth equity and merger and
acquisition transactions in a variety of industries, with a strong
emphasis on the technology sector. This work will include take-private
transactions, leveraged acquisitions of private and public companies,
cross-border acquisitions, equity restructurings and minority
investments in growth companies.
"Jared's private equity market knowledge and insight, coupled with his
experience in taking technology companies private, make him an
exceptional addition to our team," said John
LeClaire, chair of Goodwin's Private Equity Practice. "Jared will
play a vital role in delivering valuable client service, particularly as
we continue advising clients in the growing middle-market investment and
growth equity sectors."
Prior to Amazon, Jensen was a partner with Kirkland & Ellis, and,
previously, was an attorney with Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP. Jensen
received his J.D. from Harvard Law School where he was senior editor of
the International Law Journal; he received his B.A. from Brigham
Young University. He is admitted to practice in Illinois and New York.
Jensen can be reached at (415) 733-6024 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Goodwin Procter's Private
Equity Practice focuses on buyouts, recapitalizations, growth equity
investments and portfolio company transactions. With a team of more than
100 attorneys, the practice advises on the full life cycle of clients'
investments - from fund formation to exit. Goodwin has been named among
the nation's top law firms for buyouts, venture capital investment and
fund formation by Chambers USA, based on feedback from clients
About Goodwin Procter
Procter LLP is a leading Global 100 law firm, with offices in
Boston, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, San Diego, San
Francisco, Silicon Valley and Washington, D.C. The firm provides
corporate law and litigation services, with a focus on matters involving
real estate, REITs and real estate capital markets; private equity;
technology companies; financial institutions; intellectual property;
products liability and mass torts; and securities litigation and white
collar defense. Information available at www.goodwinprocter.com/
or on Twitter (News - Alert) @GoodwinProcter.
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