Jeff is a member of the Delaware Corporate Counseling Group, which focuses on corporate transactions. He provides counseling on all Delaware law aspects of a transaction, and his work often involves advising boards of directors and board committees, including independent committees appointed to negotiate mergers or other significant transactions such as those in which directors or large stockholders may have a conflict of interest. Jeff also provides formal legal opinions on Delaware corporate law and related matters.
He has worked with hundreds of public and private Delaware companies over the years on matters ranging from routine corporate questions to M&A transactions, proxy contests and independent committee matters, including matters for such companies as Acxiom, Benchmark Capital, Berkshire Hathaway, Comcast, Ford Motor Company, Gilead Sciences, Google, Lam Research, Peter Kiewit Sons’, Inc., VantagePoint Capital Partners and The Williams Companies.
He was named a leading Delaware Corporate/M&A attorney in Chambers USA in 2014 and 2015. Jeff has also been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America since 2010. He frequently speaks at legal conferences such as American Bar Association meetings and Practising Law Institute conferences, and is also presents on Delaware corporate law at law firms and law schools. He has taught courses on Corporate M&A at Villanova University Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School.