Jenner & Block

Erica E. Smith is an associate in the Corporate Practice.  Ms. Smith’s practice focuses on representing private equity, venture capital and mezzanine funds and generally concentrates on fund formation, licensing of small business investment companies (SBICs) and regulatory matters.

Ms. Smith received her J.D. from Vanderbilt Law School in 2014, graduating Order of the Coif.  During law school, she served as managing editor for the Vanderbilt Law Review.  Ms. Smith received her B.A. and M.A. in East Asian Studies, China concentration from Yale University.

Prior to joining Jenner & Block in 2016, Ms. Smith was an associate in the Private Equity practice of a large international law firm.