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Jane Ross

Jane Ross

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Redwood Shores, CA, USA

Jane Ross is a partner in the Mergers and Acquisitions practice in Weil’s Silicon Valley office, where she focuses on representing acquirers and targets in numerous acquisitions of both public and private companies in the information technology, healthcare and pharmaceutical sectors. Ms. Ross also has extensive experience handling cross-border transactions and complex cross-border joint ventures.

Ms. Ross was named among Law360's Top Female Deal Makers in 2011 and was named one of California Lawyer magazine's 2012 “California Attorneys of the Year.” She was also recognized as one of The Recorder’s “50 Women Leaders in Tech Law” and was recognized as an “expert” in M&A by Expert Guides’ “Women in Business Law” in 2014. She was included in the Daily Journal's list of the Top 100 Lawyers in California of 2012 and 2013, as well as the publication's list of the Top Women Lawyers of 2011-2014. She was named as a “leading” lawyer for M&A in the U.S. by IFLR1000. Ms. Ross has been recognized by Chambers USA for M&A in California, with sources describing her as “extremely knowledgeable, responsive and wonderful to interact with.” She has also been recognized by The Legal 500 in the field of Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts, where she has been described as “a wonderful M&A lawyer” who is “a pragmatic straight-shooter, cost effective and driven to achieve great results for her clients.”

Ms. Ross is an active member of the American Bar Association and the Quebec Bar Association.


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