Jennifer Pepin advises private equity investors, employers, and executives on a wide range of executive compensation matters, particularly in relation to corporate transactions and investments.

Ms. Pepin counsels clients in connection with complex mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, and spin-offs, regularly advising on:

  • Equity compensation structures
  • Rollover investments
  • Executive employment and severance arrangements

She also brings particular experience representing a variety of multinational corporations and their financiers on the executive compensation aspects of M&A transactions.

Ms. Pepin’s experience includes advising:

  • Apax Funds in its investments in Fractal Analytics and InnovAge*
  • Bain Capital in its acquisitions of Dealer Tire, Dent Wizard, and Imperial Packaging, and sale of Viewpoint to Trimble*
  • BC Partners in its acquisition of Presidio, Inc. and initial public offering of Chewy, Inc.*
  • Blackstone in its acquisitions of Center For Autism and Related Disorders, LLC and Cloverleaf Cold Storage*
  • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in its investments in MOD Pizza and SmileDirectClub*
  • Coveris Holdings S.A. in its sale of its US packaging business to Transcontinental Inc.*
  • HH Global in its acquisition of InnerWorkings, Inc.*
  • Ingersoll-Rand plc in its acquisition of Precision Flow Systems*
  • New Mountain Capital in its acquisitions of Classic Collision and Horizon Services*
  • WellCare Health Plans in its acquisition of Meridian Health Plans*
  • Wellspring Capital Management in its acquisitions of Milan Supply Chain Solutions and Steele Solutions, Inc.*

*Matter handled prior to joining the firm

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2009
    Cum Laude
  • B.A. in Media Studies, University of Southern Maine, 2005
    Summa Cum Laude