Tampa, Fla. – November 10, 2016 – Carlton Fields is pleased to announce that Jacqueline Pace Swigler has joined the firm’s Tampa office as an associate. Swigler will practice in the Business Transactions practice group.
Prior to joining the firm, Swigler was a senior associate at Farella Braun + Martell LLP in San Francisco, where she represented acquiror and target companies in transactions including mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures. She served as a lead attorney for private companies and investors in early state rounds of financing, advised private companies in general corporate matters, and represented companies and individuals in employment matters.
Earlier in her career, she was an associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell’s Menlo Park, Calif. office, where she represented domestic and international public and private companies in mergers and acquisitions, public tender offers and proxy contests; advised public companies on SEC compliance, and served as lead attorney for underwriters and public companies in initial public offerings and common stock and debt offerings.
Swigler received her J.D. from Harvard Law School, where she was a Senior Editor at the Harvard International Law Journal. She earned two degrees from the University of Florida – a Master of Arts degree with honors in International Business and a Bachelor of Science degree in International Economics.
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