Jared S. Manes is a partner in the firm’s Corporate Department. Mr. Manes represents privately and publicly held companies in a broad range of corporate matters, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings, capital markets transactions, including public and private debt and equity offerings and secured debt financings, corporate governance, and general corporate law. Mr. Manes has represented international companies, many of which are based in the Nordics, in connection with operations and M&A activity in the United States and U.S. companies looking to do acquisitions in Europe and around the world. He represents clients across a wide variety of industries, including manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, food and beverage, defense, software, retail, banking and finance, energy, technology, entertainment and home improvement.
While at Jenner & Block, Mr. Manes worked as a visiting lawyer in the corporate department of one of Denmark’s leading law firms. Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Mr. Manes was a senior associate in the New York office of an international law firm. Mr. Manes also worked in the Office of Institutional Integrity at the Inter-American Development Bank, where he worked to prevent fraud and corruption in bank-financed activities.
Having lived and travelled extensively throughout Latin America, Mr. Manes is fluent in Spanish and has an intermediate understanding of Brazilian Portuguese.