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Jonathan D. Clemente chairs the firm’s business and corporate practice. Mr. Clemente practices in all areas of corporate and commercial law, including general business representation, mergers and acquisitions, deferred compensation arrangements, private offerings of securities, software licensing, and international law. He has served as a general business and legal advisor to closely-held businesses, healthcare practices and not-for-profit corporations and has counseled numerous boards on governance issues, investigations and litigation. Mr. Clemente also oversees complex commercial litigation in both state and federal courts, with an emphasis on shareholder disputes, breach of contract claims and employment-related issues.
We are also pleased to announce that Mr. Clemente has been named a “Super Lawyer” again in 2016 for the eleventh consecutive year. (The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found at here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.)


Areas of Experience
  • J.D., Seton Hall University, cum laude, 1981
    Managing Editor of the Seton Hall Law Review, 1980-1981
  • B.S., Cornell University, 1978
Admitted to Practice
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of International Trade
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
Professional and Community Involvement
  • Clerkship, Hon. Herman D. Michaels, P.J.A.D., 1981-1982
  • Board of Trustees of ECLC of New Jersey; Chairman 2002-2005; Vice-Chair 1999-2002
  • Director, New Jersey Inn of Transactional Counsel
  • District X Fee Arbitration Committee
  • Member, Essex County Bar Association
  • Member, New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Comment, "Corporations: Conflicting Bank Duties in Tender Offer Financing," 10 Seton Hall Law Review 794 (1980).
  • Chapter 54, "Foreign Corporations," Matthew Bender New Jersey Transaction Guide, 1985.
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