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Jennifer Post

Partner

Los Angeles
310 282 2512 direct

As a Partner in the firm's Corporate and Securities practice, Jennifer Post serves as primary outside counsel to a variety of individuals, institutions and companies, including entrepreneurs, startups and investors, as well as domestic and international public companies.

Jennifer represents companies and investors in a wide range of corporate transactions, among them mergers and acquisitions, capital raising transactions, secured lending, debt and equity restructuring and intellectual property protection.

A prolific speaker and media commentator, Jennifer was recently profiled in the California Lawyer's M&A Roundtable. Additionally, Jennifer has presented at the Metropole Global's Crowdfunding Conference, NextGen's Entrepreneurship & Global Crowdfunding Forum, Digital Hollywood events, the Beverly Hills Bar Association and the American Bar Association, among others.

Prior to joining Thompson Coburn, Jennifer was a partner with Raines Feldman, a partner at Edwards & Angell (now Locke Lord), an international law firm, and began her career with Testa, Hurwitz & Thibeault, a leading high tech and venture capital firm in Boston. Most recently, she founded Post Law Group, PC, a boutique corporate and securities law firm.

Representation

Represented the management shareholders of a target company in a $380 million international acquisition by a publicly traded company

Representation of venture capital lending funds in portfolio debt and equity investments, intercreditor negotiations, restructuring of investments and exit transactions

Representation of venture capital fund in equity investments, portfolio management and exit transactions with technology and emerging growth companies

Represented a private family office in an $8 million Series C Preferred Stock financing of a Los Angeles-based media and entertainment company

Represented a private investor group in a $10 million equity and debt financing transaction of a Santa Barbara technology company

Represented emerging hedge fund managers in the formation of a $25 million fund

Representation of a publicly held, life sciences company in SEC reporting, registration and "pipe" financings totaling over $20 million

Representation of an internationally known entertainment company in complex corporate restructuring and securities compliance matters

Representation of an emerging entertainment company handling multiple film finance transactions, equity and debt financings, SEC reporting and compliance activities

Representation of an established restaurant company in its restructure of multiple operating locations and the protection of its brand assets

Representation of an on-line gaming company in matters pertaining to investor financing, capital restructuring and intellectual property

Represented a Canadian oil and gas company in US securities law compliance matters including cross listing from the TSXV

Represented a medical software company in early stage asset acquisitions and finance transactions

Serves

As US counsel to an established UK clothing company in its US expansion, finance and joint venture activities

As US counsel to a Milan-based entertainment company in its US expansion and development activities

Publications

Quoted, "Crowdfunding Slow on Draw,"
Los Angeles Business Journal, September 19, 2016

Quoted, "Weak Tech IPOs May Spur E-Tailer to Weigh Sale,"
Los Angeles Business Journal, April 25, 2016

Quoted, "Link to Retail May Lift IPO",
Los Angeles Business Journal, February 22, 2016

Quoted, “The Deal: Holiday transportation bill crammed with capital markets, securities goodies,”
December 17, 2015

Quoted, “SEC Votes to Adopt Final Crowdfunding Rules Under Jobs Act: The Impact of the New Rules on Emerging Companies Remains to be Seen,”
October 31, 2015

Quoted, “Filling Vacuum,”
Los Angeles Business Journal, September 20, 2015

Quoted, “Crowdfunding Leads to New Legal Questions,”
Los Angeles Daily Journal, February 21, 2013

Presentations

Panelist, "The Crowdfunding Update: A Roundtable of Experts,"
Digital Hollywood Spring Conference, Los Angeles, CA, May 6, 2016

Speaker, “Crowdfunding Under the JOBS Act – What Practitioners Need to Know,”
Los Angeles, CA, March 11, 2016

Panelist, “Crowdfunding in Practice: An Update on Crowdfunding Campaigns and Strategies,”
Digital Hollywood Fall Conference, October 22, 2015

Panelist, “The Rise of Investment Crowdfunding: What you Need to Know in 2015 and Beyond,”
September 21, 2015

Speaker, “Best of the Uncovereds,”
Singular Investment Conference LA, September 17, 2015

Participant, “Mergers & Acquisitions Roundtable,”
California Lawyer, May, 2015

Panelist, “From Kickstarter Campaigns and Beyond: Representing the Tech Company in Crowd-Sourcing, Private Equity and M&A Transactions,”
American Bar Association Annual Meeting, August 9, 2014

Speaker, “The Crowdfunding State of the Union: An In-Depth Discussion of Crowdfunding Structural Options and Opportunities,”
Digital Hollywood May 8, 2014

Speaker, “The Crowdfunding Movement: Legal, Economic and Cultural Issues,”
FSIX Advisors, May 7, 2014

Speaker, “Recent SEC Rules on Crowdfunding Under Article III of the JOBS Act,”
2nd Annual NextGen Entrepreneurship & Global Crowdfunding Forum November 15, 2013

Speaker, “Venture Funding, Investment & Mergers – Leadership in the Entertainment & Technology Space: Broadband, Social, Mobile,”
Digital Hollywood, October 23, 2013

Speaker, “The Rapidly Changing Legal Environment for both Contribution-based and Equity-based Crowdfunding Efforts and the Pending Securities Law Changes for Capital Raising on the Internet,”
Metropole Global’s Crowdfunding Conference, May 30, 2013

Panelist, “Fundraising Strategies and Challenges for Start-Up Companies in the Digital Media Sector,”
Digital Hollywood, May 3, 2013

Panelist, “Change the Paradigm – Invest in Women Entrepreneurs,”
Part of the Harvard Business School W50 Summit, April 4, 2013

Speaker, “Crowdfunding and Private Capital Raising: New Landscape or New Landmines?”
Beverly Hills Bar Association, February 7, 2013

Panelist, “Everything you wanted to know about the JOBS Act (but were afraid to ask),”
Next Generational Entrepreneurship and Crowdfunding Forum, November 16, 2012

Program Chair, “M&A Fundamentals – What Every Business Lawyer Needs to Know,”
Beverly Hills Bar Association, October 4, 2012