Alan Jacobs is a retired corporate attorney with substantial experience in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, SEC and stock exchange listing compliance and corporate governance matters. He has counseled numerous public and private companies regarding, among other things, internal investigations and related administrative proceedings, allegations of fraud and accounting irregularities, conflicts of interest and fiduciary duties in the context of multi-million dollar acquisitions and dispositions, debt and equity offerings and commercial transactions. Mr. Jacobs was a partner in two national law firms, an Executive Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel of three NYSE-listed companies, a member of the Staff of the SEC and a practicing accountant. He has lectured in Corporation Law, Securities Regulation, Law and Accounting and Corporate Finance.
Mr. Jacobs is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant and admitted to practice law in CA, DC and TX. He is a former member of The NASDAQ Delisting Panel and Board Advisory Services Group of the National Associate of Corporate Directors, and a member of the Negotiated Acquisitions and Federal Regulation of Securities Subcommittees of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association. He is listed as a Preeminent AV rated lawyer in Martindale & Hubbell and was honored in Best Lawyers in America for Mergers and Acquisition Law in 2006 and 2007.