Jessica represents emerging and established companies in various corporate, securities, and finance matters, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions for both public and private clients, domestic and international. She has particular depth of experience in various technology sectors, including healthcare applications, software, social media, data security, data storage, mobile applications, and search and search engine optimization, as well as in digital and traditional media, biotechnology, and transportation. Jessica is a frequent presenter on mergers and acquisitions topics and has been selected for inclusion in The International Who’s Who of Merger and Acquisition Lawyers, Who’s Who Legal (2015-present) and as a Washington Super Lawyer and one of the Top Women Attorneys in Washington (2013-present). She was also selected by Lawyer Monthly for a Women in Law 2017 Recognition Award. Jessica has served as an adjunct professor at the University of Washington School of Law and Seattle University School of Law, is active in leadership roles with the Mergers & Acquisitions Committee of the American Bar Association’s Section of Business Law (including serving as Chair of the Private Target M&A Deal Points Study) and is a member of the Thomson Reuters Business Law Solutions Advisory Board and the Practical Law Company Corporate Advisory Board. Jessica received her B.A. from the University of Washington (1996) and her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center (1999).