Haynes & Boone announced Monday that Jason Zachary has joined the firm in Denver.
Zachary is a partner in Haynes and Boone’s corporate department and a member of the capital markets and securities, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity practices. Zachary will split time between the firm’s Denver and New York offices.
Zachary advises boards of directors and senior management of corporate clients, as well as private equity and venture capital investment funds and their portfolio companies in complex business transactions and corporate governance issues.
“Jason has incredibly broad experience having represented companies and private equity firms in many industries across the country,” said Dan Malone, administrative partner of Haynes and Boone’s Denver office and a partner in the firm’s corporate and private equity practice groups. “He will provide tremendous value to our clients because of the breadth of his skillset and his ability, honed by his experience as an in-house counsel, to consummate transactions in a way that efficiently achieves his clients’ strategic goals.”
Zachary previously was a shareholder in the Denver office of Greenberg Traurig and served as senior securities counsel – securities and corporate governance at Vail Resorts. He was also previously a partner at Kirkland & Ellis in New York City.
Zachary received a bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University, a law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law and an LL.M. in securities and financial regulation from the Georgetown University Law Center.