Sheridan, Jack

Jack Sheridan

Retired Partner

Jack Sheridan retired from the partnership in December 2023. Mr. Sheridan's practice focused on corporate legal needs of public and private companies primarily in technology, life sciences, and retail consumer sectors. He was the former Co-Chair of the firm's Bay Area Corporate Department.

Mr. Sheridan was involved in the representation of numerous public and venture-backed private companies. His practice addressed:

  • Corporate governance
  • Intellectual property
  • Day-to-day advice
  • Public offerings
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Venture financing transactions

During his career, Mr. Sheridan represented companies and underwriters in more than 100 public offerings, which have raised billions of dollars of capital. Mr. Sheridan also represented more than 150 companies in successfully raising venture capital financing. In addition, he acted on behalf of numerous public and private companies in sophisticated merger and acquisition transactions.


  • JD, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 1986
  • B.Sc., Santa Clara University, 1980
    magna cum laude