Sean Jones focuses his practice on securities and corporate governance matters, and regularly represents public and private companies in a broad range of debt and equity capital markets transactions. He advises his clients and their boards of directors on a range of environmental, social and governance matters, including with respect to SEC reporting and other disclosure issues. Sean also assists his clients in a variety of merger and acquisition and financing transactions, and his experience extends across a number of industries including technology, energy, health care, and manufacturing.
Sean has received numerous professional awards and recognitions, including Best Lawyers in America® Charlotte “Lawyer of the Year” in Corporate Governance law for 2023, in Securities/Capital Markets Law for 2017 and 2019, and in Securities Regulation for 2016, 2020, and 2022.
In addition to lecturing and authoring articles for seminars and presentations, Sean served as an Adjunct Professor at North Carolina Central University School of Law from 2006 through 2011 where he taught an advanced business law seminar. Sean previously served as managing partner of the Charlotte office for seven years and as a member of the firm’s management committee.