Jane Goldstein is co-head of Ropes & Gray’s mergers & acquisitions group and co-managing partner of the Boston office, maintaining offices in both New York and Boston. She is also co-head of the firm’s technology, media & telecommunications group and head of the retail & consumer brands industry group.
Jane advises a wide range of public and private companies and their boards of directors with respect to corporate governance, securities regulation and general legal matters, and frequently represents investment banking firms serving in financial advisory roles. She also has extensive experience counseling U.S. companies in the retail and consumer products industry. Representative clients include Adidas AG, Michaels Stores, Oscar de la Renta Ltd., Castanea Partners, General Catalyst, Charlesbank Capital, and Joseph Altuzarra.
Jane regularly participates as a guest speaker and panelist at industry events and is on the New York Bar Association Committee on Mergers, Acquisitions & Corporate Control Contests. Jane is also the Chair of the Board of Trustees of Green Mountain Valley School, Waitsfield, Vermont. Jane has received recognition from various legal ranking publications, including IFLR 1000, Chambers, The Best Lawyers in America and Legal 500.
Jane received her JD, magna cum laude, Boston University School of Law, 1989; Editor-in-Chief, Annual Review of Banking Law and BA (French Language and Literature), magna cum laude, Boston University, 1982.