Kaleb E.Rumicho


Minneapolis + 1.612.217.8865

Kaleb Rumicho represents public and private companies on transactional and corporate law matters, including domestic and cross-border mergers & acquisitions, corporate restructurings, and other strategic transactions.

Before joining Jones Day, Kaleb served on Minnesota Governor Tim Walz and Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan's legal team, where he advised on various legal matters, including the governor's executive orders that kept Minnesotans safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic and the governor's judicial appointments.

Prior to his government service, Kaleb was an associate at a Minneapolis-based international law firm, where he represented clients ranging from emerging companies to established corporations and private equity firms in all aspects of commercial and debt finance transactions, mergers & acquisitions, and general corporate matters.

Kaleb has written articles on hemp farming in the 21st century, blockchain, and cryptocurrencies.

Kaleb also spent five years working in education and politics before entering law school.


  • Cardinal Health merges its Outcomes™ business into Transaction Data SystemsJones Day advised Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) in connection with the combination of its Outcomes™ business to Transaction Data Systems, a portfolio company of BlackRock Long Term Private Capital and GTCR, in exchange for a minority stake in the combined entity.
  • Meridian Bioscience agrees to be acquired by SD Biosensor and SJL Partners in $1.53 billion all-cash transactionJones Day advised Meridian Bioscience, Inc. in its $1.53 billion all-cash acquisition by SD Biosensor and SJL Partners.
  • Cargill acquires Owensboro GrainJones Day advised Cargill, Incorporated in the acquisition of Owensboro Grain Company.
  • Infinite Computer Solutions acquires SIS unit, Costa Rica operations of FiservJones Day advised Infinite Computer Solutions, Inc. in the acquisition of the systems integration ervices unit and Costa Rica operations of Fiserv.
  • Polaris sells Transamerican Auto Parts business to Wheel ProsJones Day is representing Polaris Inc. in the sale of its Transamerican Auto Parts business to Wheel Pros, a designer, manufacturer, and distributor of proprietary branded aftermarket vehicle enhancements for light trucks, SUVs, passenger cars, and ATVs/UTVs, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
  • Eastman sells adhesives resins business product lines for $1 billionJones Day advised Eastman Chemical Company in the $1 billion sale of its adhesives resins assets and business to Synthomer plc.
  • Calyxt completes $10.9 million placement of Common Stock and WarrantsJones Day represented Calyxt, Inc. in connection with the placement to an institutional investor in an underwritten offering of 3,880,000 shares of its Common Stock, pre-funded warrants to purchase up to 3,880,000 shares of its Common Stock, and Common Warrants to purchase up to 7,760,000 shares of its Common Stock.
  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners acquires Omega PackagingJones Day advised Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Comar of Omega Packaging, a manufacturer of injection and blow molded products serving the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, sports nutrition, and skin care markets.
  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners provides term loans to North Haven Goldfinch Topco, LLCJones Day represented Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, as sponsor, in connection with term loans provided to North Haven Goldfinch Topco, LLC related to its indirect subsidiary's acquisition of Omega Packaging.
  • BioUrja Group acquires ADM's ethanol plant in Peoria, IllinoisJones Day advised BioUrja Group in the acquisition of ADM's ethanol production complex in Peoria, Illinois.
  • Calyxt establishes $50 million at-the-market equity programJones Day represented Calyxt, Inc., a plant-based technology company, in connection with the establishment of an at-the-market offering program for up to $50 million of its Common Stock.