Jane Rose Siegfried

Associate

siegfriedj@ballardspahr.com
Tel 215.864.8538
Fax 215.864.8999
Philadelphia

Jane Rose Siegfried is a transactional attorney with a broad-based practice, who collaborates with her clients to help them achieve their business, economic and personal goals. She represents clients in mergers and acquisitions, complex commercial contracts negotiations and general corporate governance matters. Jane is a co-chair of the Young Dealmakers Committee of the Association for Corporate Growth – Philadelphia. Prior to entering law school, Jane was a contracts negotiator on the energy trading desk of Mitsui Energy Risk Management, Ltd., an energy trading firm in New York City.

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.

Representative Matters

  • Represented a client that purchased the interest of a financial services company in a joint venture, thereby acquiring 100% of the business of the joint venture, and immediately thereafter sold the entire business previously conducted by the joint venture to a third party buyer
  • Represented an importer, exporter, processor and distributor of specialty agricultural products in a joint venture with a multinational food company. The transaction consisted of about 25 different agreements, including the Contribution Agreement, LLC Agreement for the joint venture, services agreements, and other agreements
  • Represented the sole shareholder of an exhibit services company in the stock sale of an entity to a subsidiary of a public company traded on the Paris stock exchange
  • Represented a multinational supplier of aerospace and defense systems, components, and structures in the sale of its Machining business
  • Represented a multinational supplier of aerospace and defense systems, components, and structures in the sale of its Fabrication business
  • 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 Clerkship

After graduating from law school, Jane served in the chambers of the Honorable Susan L. Claypoole in the Civil Division of the New Jersey Superior Court in Burlington County, New Jersey.

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

Recognition & Accomplishments

Named 2019 Legal Advisor of the Year by The M&A Advisor

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)

Pennsylvania

New York

New Jersey