Jennifer Lewis advises public companies on all aspects of corporate governance. Jennifer has extensive experience in takeover preparedness and defense matters, shareholder engagement, shareholder activism, and counseling public company boards on governance matters and developments.
Jennifer has an extensive background as an M&A lawyer, having represented a variety of clients in acquisitions, divestitures, spin-offs, and corporate restructurings. She has more than 20 years experience in counseling clients on takeover defense matters, including the use and operation of shareholder rights plans. Jennifer also has experience in private equity and debt offerings and venture capital transactions.
Jennifer is a member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association and is a key contributor to the Firm's Governance Perspectives publications.
- February 2019
Author, The In-House Lawyer Comparative Guide on Corporate Governance, USA Jurisdiction
- November 2012
Governance: Legal Guidelines For International Management Practice, Governance International
- March 2011
Anything You Can Do..How the Dodd-Frank Act Might Influence Further Reform of UK Corporate Governance, 3 JIBFL 153
- Case Western Reserve University (J.D. summa cum laude 1995; Order of the Coif); John Carroll University (B.A. magna cum laude 1991; Honors Program; Alpha Sigma Nu)