Jessica R. Unger

Associate

Jessica Unger is temporarily on a full-time client secondment.

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  • JD, cum laude, Washington and Lee University School of Law, 2013
  • BA (Philosophy), University of Maryland, 2010

Qualifications

  • New York, 2014

Jessica R. Unger

Associate

Jessica Unger is temporarily on a full-time client secondment.

Jessica Unger joined Ropes & Gray in 2013, and is an associate in the securities and public companies group. Her practice includes representing public companies, private equity portfolio companies and investment banks in transactions including public offerings, mergers and acquisitions and securities law compliance.

During law school, Jessica interned at the United States Securities & Exchange Commission in the Division of Trading & Markets, and participated in the Washington & Lee Low Income Taxpayer Clinic.

Experience

  • Represented Pfizer in connection with its $14 billion acquisition of Medivation, a commercial-stage oncology company
  • Represented The Habit Restaurants, Inc., a fast-casual restaurant operator and a portfolio company of KarpReilly, in its initial public offering
  • Represented IMS Health Holdings, Inc., a global information and technology service company, in its $1.3 billion initial public offering
  • Represented the lead underwriters in secondary offerings of Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Radius Health, Inc. 
  • Represented Planet Fitness, Inc., one of the largest franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the United States, and its private equity sponsor TSG Consumer Partners in its initial public offering and corporate restructuring
  • Represented the lead underwriters in the $214 million initial public offering of Multi Packaging Solutions International Limited