Banking and Financial Services
- Northwestern University School of Law, J.D. (2007) Member, Journal of International Human Rights
- Trinity College (Hartford, Connecticut), B.A., with highest honors (2002) Phi Beta Kappa
- New York
- New Jersey
Kathleen E. Clark
Kate Clark is counsel in the Corporate Practice Group of Sherman Wells, where she focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and commercial contracts.In particular, Kate represents corporate clients in structuring, negotiating and consummating domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, strategic alliances and other commercial transactions in a wide array of industries. Kate also represents individuals investing in early stage start-up companies, advises directors and officers on corporate governance matters and assists companies in preparing and negotiating commercial contracts.
Prior to joining Sherman Wells, Kate was an associate in the Corporate practice group of Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP for two years and, prior to that, she was an associate in the Corporate practice group of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in New York City for five years, focusing on mergers and acquisitions and private equity investments. Kate has been selected by Thomson Reuters as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for mergers and acquisitions in New Jersey since 2015.
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