Jennifer Zepralka is a partner in the Transactional and Securities Departments of WilmerHale, where she focuses her practice on corporate finance, federal securities law compliance, governance and business transactions. She rejoined the firm in 2013 from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, where she was the first Linda C. Quinn Attorney-Fellow and served as Senior Special Counsel to the Director of the Division of Corporation Finance since 2009. While there, she advised the Division Director and others at the SEC on a wide range of policy and technical matters, including rulemaking, legislative proposals, registrant matters and interpretations of federal securities laws and regulations. She participated in the Division’s implementation of both the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act.
Prior to joining the SEC, Ms. Zepralka was a counsel in the Corporate Practice at WilmerHale. She began her legal career in the U.S. Law Group of Allen & Overy in London. She earned her undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College in 1994, and her law degree, cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 2001.