Jonathan Wolfman - Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Jonathan Wolfman

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 617-526-6833

Jonathan Wolfman co-chairs the Public Company Counseling Group. Over the last 20 years, Mr. Wolfman has established an exceptional practice advising public companies on a wide range of disclosure, corporate governance and compensation issues. He regularly advises public companies on understanding and addressing new SEC rules and other emerging issues. He has represented a variety of clients in M&A and capital markets transactions.


Mr. Wolfman concentrates his practice in corporate and securities law. He advises public companies on a wide range of disclosure, corporate governance and compensation issues, including compliance with SEC and stock exchange rules responding to shareholder proposals, formal and informal communications with investors and others, and understanding and addressing the impact of new and emerging disclosure and governance practices.

Mr. Wolfman also advises purchasers and sellers in various corporate transactions including tender offers, mergers and asset transactions. Additionally, he represents issuers and underwriters in initial and follow-on offerings of equity and debt securities.

His clients come from a broad range of industries, including computers, consumer products, telecommunications, biotechnology and retail.

State University of New York at BinghamtonBS Harvard Law SchoolJ.D.

Office Location

60 State Street
Boston, MA 02109
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Governance Law of the Boston Metro Area
Jonathan Wolfman has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Corporate Governance Law