Jonathan I. Lessner: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Jonathan I. Lessner

Wilmington,  DE  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Securities
  • Structured Finance & Derivatives
  • Financial Regulatory and Compliance Group
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Equity
Contact InfoTelephone: 302.661.7363
Fax: 302.661.7360
University Cornell University, B.A., 1985; The Ohio State University, M.A., 1986
Law SchoolUniversity of Miami School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1991 Editor-in-Chief, University of Miami Law Review
Admitted1992, Delaware; 1993, Florida
BornMiami Beach, Florida, December 21, 1961

Jonathan I. Lessner focuses his practice on a broad range of transactional matters, including the delivery of Delaware third-party legal opinions, non-consolidation opinions, corporate trust services, secured transactions, commercial lending, mergers and acquisitions, insurance law, and venture capital investments. He has wide-ranging experience in alternative entity investments, including Delaware statutory trusts, general partnerships, limited partnerships and limited liability companies. Jonathan also has experience counseling clients in matters relating to escheat and unclaimed property laws.

Areas of Concentration

· Delaware opinions

· Non-consolidation opinions

· Transactions involving Delaware statutory trusts, general partnerships, limited partnerships and limited liability companies

· Corporate trust advice

· Secured transactions

· Escheat and unclaimed property laws

Awards & Recognition

· Member, Winning Team, ACG New York Champion's Award, M&A Deal of the Year (over $200mm to $500mm) for Martin Resource Management Corporation ESOP, 2013

· Team Member, Corporate Board Member magazine and FTI Consulting Inc., one of "America's Best Corporate Law Firms," 13th Annual Legal Industry Study, 2013


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Jonathan I. Lessner

1007 North Orange Street, Suite 1200
WilmingtonDE 19801


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