Michigan State University College of Law, J.D.
  • cum laude
  • International Law Review, Senior Associate; Chance at Childhood Clinical Program; Family Law Society, Secretary; Phi Alpha Delta; Varnum Diversity and Inclusion Scholar; Wolverine Bar Foundation Scholar 
Michigan State University, M.A.
  • Public Relations
James Madison College, Michigan State University, B.A.
  • Social Sciences

Prior Employment

  • Michigan House of Representatives, Campaign Manager and Staff Member, 2004-2010

Bar Admissions

Professional Affiliations

American Health Lawyers Association

State Bar of Michigan

  • Business Law Section
  • Health Care Law Section
  • Young Lawyers Section

Wolverine Bar Association

  • Summer Clerkship Program Committee
  • Minority Bar Passage Program Committee
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Jessica Herron is a corporate attorney who focuses her practice on private equity and securities and corporate governance matters.  She represents clients with mergers, acquisitions, financings, transactional matters, private and public securities offerings, and compliance and disclosure under Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) rules and listing standards. 

  • Assists public companies in drafting and negotiating various transaction documents with respect to SEC filings, initial public offerings, and compliance issues
  • Drafts and reviews public filings, including proxy statements, Exchange Act filings, and SEC correspondence
  • Assists publicly and privately held companies in drafting and negotiating purchase agreements and ancillary documents for mergers, acquisitions, business formation, dissolutions, and other general corporate matters
  • Prepares and reviews corporate governance documentation, including organizational documents, insider trading policies, committee charters, and other company policies
  • Assists healthcare providers with various federal and state regulatory matters, including HIPAA, Anti-Kickback, EMTALA, and Electronic Health Records
  • Assists in the counsel of clients on legal issues related to electronic health records and providers in transactions involving information technology, including licensing and hosting agreements


  • Served as a judicial intern for Judge Nancy Edmunds, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan


Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan

  • Board of Directors, 2015-present

The Wolverine Bar Association

  • Board of Directors, 2017-present

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