January 24, 2020 – Ulmer & Berne LLP is proud to announce the addition of Counsel Jeffrey J. Patter to the firm’s Columbus office. Patter, an experienced attorney representing businesses of all sizes with their corporate legal needs, joins Ulmer’s Business Law Practice Group.
“Jeff is a talented attorney with wide-ranging experience that will benefit our clients,” said Marie C. Kuban, Co-Group Leader of Ulmer’s Business Law Practice Group. “His experience providing counsel to business clients and in-house legal departments, as well as his background directing the legal affairs of a multinational car manufacturer, will enhance our thriving business practice.”
Using his diverse business and legal skills, Patter has negotiated numerous multimillion dollar sales and acquisitions of corporate entities and assists clients with the organization and management of their corporate legal affairs. He also has experience representing clients in all aspects of employment law and with respect to a variety of litigation matters.
Patter previously served as General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer for Honda of America Mfg., Inc., where he was responsible for directing all of the corporation’s diverse legal matters, including managing all company-related litigation, and has been named to The Best Lawyers in America©. He received his undergraduate degree from University of Mount Union and his law degree from Capital University Law School.
Ulmer’s Business Law Practice Group is dedicated to helping its clients achieve their full potential by combining legal experience with business acumen and creativity. The practice represents a range of businesses, including public companies, private equity groups, venture funds and their portfolio companies, financial institutions, middle market companies, family offices, entrepreneurs, and emerging growth companies in national, international, and cross-border transactions.