Jessica Lennon is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins and previously served as a member of the firm's Recruiting Committee.

Ms. Lennon has experience representing private equity firms, investment banks, and public and private companies in a variety of financing and other transactions, including cross-border transactions, leveraged buyouts, and initial public offerings. Her practice focuses on the areas of corporate finance, securities regulation, public company representation, and general securities and corporate matters.

While attending law school, Ms. Lennon interned for Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly and served as a comparative constitutionalism research assistant.

Ms. Lennon’s representative experience includes advising:

  • Life Time Group Holdings in its initial public offering listed on the NYSE
  • Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Holdings in its initial public offering listed on Nasdaq and subsequent public follow on equity offerings
  • SIG Combibloc Group AG in its initial public offering listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and subsequent sales by its private equity owner
  • Multi Packaging Solutions in its initial public offering listed on the NYSE
  • Bandwidth in public follow on equity offerings and convertible notes offerings
  • The underwriters in the initial public offering listed on Nasdaq of PPD and subsequent public follow on equity offerings
  • The underwriters in the initial public offering listed on the NYSE of PQ Group Holdings and subsequent public follow on equity offerings and debt financings
  • The underwriters in the initial public offering listed on the NYSE by Emerald Expositions Events and subsequent public follow on equity offerings
  • The Carlyle Group in numerous acquisition financings, refinancings, and securities offerings, including for Veritas, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Axalta Coating Systems, Multi Packaging Solutions, and CommScope
  • Ginkgo Bioworks Holdings in its merger with Soaring Eagle Acquisition Corp.
  • KLDiscovery in its merger with Pivotal Acquisition Corp.

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia

Education

  • JD, University of Virginia School of Law, 2013
  • BA, University of Virginia, 2008