Jonathan Picard focuses his practice on providing corporate and transactional counsel to public and private companies in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, entertainment, mobile gaming and apparel. He is a business-minded and efficient adviser, who takes a creative and innovative approach to legal matters, often strategizing with companies to provide tailored solutions in unique situations.

    Jonathan regularly represents middle market clients in merger and acquisition transactions ranging from US$5 million to US$500 million, representing both the buy and sell sides, including representing private equity funds in portfolio company acquisitions and sales. In addition to mergers and acquisitions, his experience includes working with clients to structure and implement strategic alliance relationships and joint ventures and advising clients on domestic and international commercial contract negotiation. Jonathan also regularly counsels clients regarding day-to-day corporate and business matters, entity formation and organization, dissolutions, liquidations and corporate governance matters.

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    • New York University, LL.M., 2012
    • Florida State University, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, associate articles editor, The Florida State University Law Review, 2011
    • University of Central Florida, B.A., 2008


    • Florida
    • Georgia
    • Recognized in IFLR1000 as a Rising Star in Georgia
    • Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2021: Ones to Watch for Mergers and Acquisitions Law in Atlanta

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    • Author, "A Buyer's Guide to Representation and Warranty Insurance," North American Regional Forum News, March 2016.
    • Author, "A Valuable Alternative to the Purchase Price Adjustment: The Locked Box Method," North American Regional Forum News, September 2014.

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