Jill T. BraunsteinCounsel
Jill T. Braunstein is a transactional lawyer practicing in the areas of corporate, securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and financing. The majority of Ms. Braunstein’s practice has focused on representing public and private companies, private equity firms, hedge funds, and other clients in connection with mergers and acquisition transactions, exchange offerings, strategic alliances, joint venture formations, venture capital financing, and public and private debt and equity offerings. She also has a deep understanding of the financial markets and securities issues, with experience handling U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) periodic reporting and proxy requirements, Section 16 reporting (short swing profits), Rule 144 sales and Regulation D exemptions. Ms. Braunstein helps clients navigate the rules and regulations of the NYSE and NASDAQ.
Ms. Braunstein also spends a significant amount of time representing entrepreneurs, startup/emerging growth companies, and joint ventures in every stage of development, from formation through financings and exit. Serving as corporate counsel, Ms. Braunstein provides practical business planning and counseling services that enhance her clients’ management of day-to-day operations, including advising on executive compensation, privacy issues, organizational structuring, and corporate governance matters. She also provides transaction-specific services with extensive experience in structuring and negotiating a wide variety of contracts, such as shareholder and operating agreements, joint venture agreements, employment agreements, confidentiality and noncompetition agreements, and sales, licensing, manufacturing and distribution agreements.
Ms. Braunstein represents domestic and foreign-based clients in a wide range of industries, including technology, consulting, consumer products, real estate, and financial and professional services.
Fordham University School of Law, J.D.
Commentary Editor of Fordham Urban Law Journal
The George Washington University, B.A., summa cum laude
Member, Phi Beta Kappa
Co-Recipient, GWU Economics Achievement Award
Ms. Braunstein is admitted to practice in New York.
Development Committee, Pajama Program, 2019
Advisory Committee, Cure Dystonia Now, 2015-present
Nassau County Bar Association