Jane E. R. Siegfried


Tel 215.864.8538
Fax 215.864.8999

Jane Siegfried is a transactional attorney with a broad-based practice, including mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, corporate governance, and general corporate matters. She represents clients ranging from private equity portfolio companies to insurance brokerages and technology-related companies.

Jane has experience representing both buyers and sellers in acquisition transactions. Her experience includes negotiating, drafting, and editing Stock and Asset Purchase Agreements, Operating Agreements, Members/Stockholders Agreements, Subscription Agreements, Employment Agreements, Confidentiality Agreements, Letters of Intent, and Organizational Documents.

Jane has represented companies in corporate securities matters, including equity offerings, securities law compliance, and preparation of annual and quarterly reports and other reporting and disclosure requirements under the Securities Act of 1933 and Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Prior to entering law school, Jane was a contracts negotiator at Mitsui Energy Risk Management, Ltd., an energy trading firm in New York.

Representative Matters

  • Represents a private equity client in acquisitions, dispositions, investments and general corporate matters
  • Represented an NYSE-listed REIT in a securities and asset sale, which resulted in the deconsolidation of a subsidiary and the subsequent management internalization of the subsidiary
  • Represented an NYSE-listed energy company in an equity offering with proceeds of approximately $600 million
  • Represented the seller of an organic foods business in a $775 million sale of its assets to an NYSE-listed foods company
  • Represented a private equity portfolio company on $120 million mixed stock and asset acquisition of nine regional subsidiaries of a publicly traded entity
  • Represented a private equity portfolio company in the insurance brokerage industry on various acquisitions ranging from $20 million to $50 million

Judicial Clerkships

Hon. Susan L. Claypoole, Civil Division – Special Civil Part, Superior Court of the Burlington Vicinage, New Jersey, 2011-2012

Professional Activities

Co-Chair, Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Philadelphia Young Dealmakers Committee

Co-Leader, Ballard Women Associates

Ballard Spahr Diversity and Inclusion Council

Ballard Spahr Hiring Committee

Fordham University School of Law (J.D. 2011)
Staff Member, Urban Law Journal; Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Enforcement Group Intern

New York University (B.A. 2006)


New Jersey

New York