Jennifer Wong is a member of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice.

Ms. Wong represents public and private companies in a range of transactions, including:

  • Domestic and cross-border buyouts
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Divestitures
  • Asset acquisitions
  • Tender offers
  • Joint ventures
  • Carve-outs
  • General corporate governance matters

Ms. Wong advises clients across a variety of industries, including consumer products, telecommunications, hospitality, retail, and health care.

In addition to her corporate practice, Ms. Wong has been engaged in a variety of pro bono efforts, including matters related to advising not-for-profit organizations on formation, corporate governance, and related general corporate matters.

Prior to joining Latham, Ms. Wong was an associate at another leading international law firm.

Ms. Wong’s experience includes representing:

  • Accor S.A. in multiple transactions, including its:
    • Acquisition of FRHI Holdings Limited, owner of the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissotel brands*
    • Acquisition of a majority stake in boutique hotel operator 21c Museum Hotels*
  • Alleghany Capital in its acquisition of a majority interest in Concord Hospitality, a third-party hotel management and development company*
  • ArcLight Capital Partners in its acquisition of a portfolio of fossil fuel generating assets from PSEG
  • Ascena Retail Group in multiple transactions, including its:
    • Acquisition of Ann Inc.*
    • Sale of a majority stake in its subsidiary, Maurices Incorporated*
  • Church & Dwight in multiple transactions, including its:
    • Acquisition of the Flawless and Finishing Touch brands*
    • Acquisition of Water Pik Inc.*
  • Henry Schein in the spin off and merger of its Animal Health business with Vets First Choice*
  • ironSource in its deSPAC merger with Thoma Bravo Advantage
  • Lancer Capital in its take-private of Iconix Brand Group, a company that owns, licenses, and markets a portfolio of consumer brands
  • Ligand Pharmaceutical in its tender offer for all the outstanding shares of Pfenex
  • Mister Car Wash in its acquisition of Clean Streak Ventures LLC, a portfolio company of MKH Capital Partners
  • Ribbon Communications in the sale of its Kandy Communications business to American Virtual Cloud Technologies
  • Sony Pictures Entertainment in its acquisition of the Crunchyroll business unit from AT&T
  • Syneos Health in its acquisition of Synteract

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD, University of Toronto Faculty of Law, 2013
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Queen's University, 2010
    with high honors