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Jack Capers specializes in U.S. and cross-border corporate transactions. A partner in our Mergers & Acquisitions practice, Jack represents clients in a wide range of M&A transactions including mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs and divestitures, joint ventures, strategic alliances and strategic investments.

Jack represents companies in the technology and life science industries. He also represents clients in the consumer products, retail, manufacturing, real estate, restaurants, telecommunications, textiles and transportation industries. In addition, Jack advises boards of directors and board committees on corporate governance, M&A transactions and takeover defenses.

A frequent speaker and author, Jack addresses topics in M&A and other corporate matters.

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Credentials

B.A., Vanderbilt University, magna cum laude

J.D., University of Georgia

Georgia

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Represented Belk Stores, a 300-store department store company, in the sale of the company to Sycamore Partners for US$3.1 billion.

Represented Aurrion, a developer of silicon photonics, in the sale of the company to Juniper Networks.

Represented Cognea Pty, a developer of artificial intelligence software and technology, in the sale of the company to IBM.

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Represented Belk Stores, a 300-store department store company, in the sale of the company to Sycamore Partners for US$3.1 billion.

Represented Aurrion, a developer of silicon photonics, in the sale of the company to Juniper Networks.

Represented Cognea Pty, a developer of artificial intelligence software and technology, in the sale of the company to IBM.

Represented Arbor Pharmaceuticals, a specialty pharmaceutical company, in a control investment in the company by KKR.

Represented GlaxoSmithKline in the acquisition of Basilea, S.A., a pharmaceutical company in Switzerland, for £200 million.

Represented GlaxoSmithKline in the acquisition of Okairos AG, a developer of vaccines products based in Italy and Switzerland, for US$324 million.

Represented Inmar, a data analytics company, in a joint venture with an international provider of point-of-sale technology to develop a platform for the collection and evaluation of customer purchasing data.

Represented Immucor, a blood diagnostics company, in its US$1.9 million merger with TPG.

Matters

Represented Belk Stores, a 300-store department store company, in the sale of the company to Sycamore Partners for US$3.1 billion.

Represented Aurrion, a developer of silicon photonics, in the sale of the company to Juniper Networks.

Represented Cognea Pty, a developer of artificial intelligence software and technology, in the sale of the company to IBM.

See more
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Close

Matters

Represented Belk Stores, a 300-store department store company, in the sale of the company to Sycamore Partners for US$3.1 billion.

Represented Aurrion, a developer of silicon photonics, in the sale of the company to Juniper Networks.

Represented Cognea Pty, a developer of artificial intelligence software and technology, in the sale of the company to IBM.

Represented Arbor Pharmaceuticals, a specialty pharmaceutical company, in a control investment in the company by KKR.

Represented GlaxoSmithKline in the acquisition of Basilea, S.A., a pharmaceutical company in Switzerland, for £200 million.

Represented GlaxoSmithKline in the acquisition of Okairos AG, a developer of vaccines products based in Italy and Switzerland, for US$324 million.

Represented Inmar, a data analytics company, in a joint venture with an international provider of point-of-sale technology to develop a platform for the collection and evaluation of customer purchasing data.

Represented Immucor, a blood diagnostics company, in its US$1.9 million merger with TPG.

Credentials

B.A., Vanderbilt University, magna cum laude

J.D., University of Georgia

Georgia

American Bar Association

Best Lawyers In America

State Bar of Georgia

Atlanta Bar Association

The Best Lawyers in America

America’s Leading Lawyers for Business


Chambers USA

Georgia Super Lawyer


Atlanta Magazine