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Jack is a seasoned corporate lawyer with more than three decades of experience. He is known for navigating clients through complex transactions, and is consistently recognized as a leader in the mergers and acquisitions field. In addition, Jack’s expertise covers the areas of venture capital financing, private equity, technology transactions, and capital markets.

Throughout his legal career, Jack has provided counsel on the formation, financing, acquisition, and operation of companies in the technology, internet/media, e-sports, telecommunications, clean tech, manufacturing, life sciences, financial services, healthcare, real estate and services industries.

Jack also works with clients in connection with a wide variety of corporate matters that include: SEC reporting and compliance; risk assessment and compliance programs; supply, distribution, license, service, and joint venture relationships; employment and compensation arrangements; shareholder challenges; internal investigations; and corporate governance matters.

Credentials

Work Experience

  • Hinckley Allen
    • Partner (2018-Present)
  • Pierce Atwood
    • Partner (2013-2018)
  • Goodwin Procter LLP
    • Partner (2005-2012)
    • Associate and Partner (1988-1999)
  • McDermott, Will & Emery
    • Partner (2000-2004)
  • Ministry of Privatization of the Czech Republic
    • Foreign Legal Advisor (1993)

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America®, Corporate Law (2015-2020)

Charitable & Civic Involvement

  • Masonic Angel Fund, Trustee
  • North Shore Rovers, Special Needs Soccer Club, Co-Founder and Head Coach

Bar Memberships

  • Massachusetts

News & Insight

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56 Hinckley Allen Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America 2020

August 15, 2019

Only one lawyer in each specialty in each region is honored as a “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers®. Since its first publication in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers compi…

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Who's Who at Hinckley Allen: Jack Steele

March 4, 2019

Jack is a seasoned corporate lawyer with over 30 years of experience. He is known for navigating clients through complex transactions, and is consistently recognized as a leader in the mergers and acquisitions field. In addition, Jack’s expertise covers …

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Corporate & Business Partner Jack Steele Joins Hinckley Allen

October 12, 2018

Hinckley Allen is pleased to welcome Jack Steele as a Partner in the firm’s Corporate & Business Group. Jack is a corporate attorney who has extensive experience with mergers and acquisitions of public and private companies, venture capital financing…

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