Jake Shaner | New York | Hogan Lovells

Jake Shaner

Senior Associate Corporate & Finance


Jake Shaner
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Jake represents clients across industries on a variety of transformational transactions. He focuses his practice on cross-border transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, asset sales, joint ventures and corporate restructurings.

Prior to joining Hogan Lovells, Jake was based in the New York office of a leading international law firm. He graduated from Cornell Law School, where he served as an articles editor for the Cornell Law Review. He earned his B.A. in History from Columbia University.

Representative experience

ASSA ABLOY on its US$800m sale of Emtek brands and smart residential business in the United States and Canada.

ASSA ABLOY on its US$4.3bn acquisition of Spectrum Brands' Hardware and Home Improvement division.

CI Financial on the acquisitions of multiple registered investment advisors.

An international commodities trading house on its auction sale of terminal assets in the United States.

Tate & Lyle plc on the sale of a majority interest in its Primary Products division to KPS Partners.*

An international commodities trading house on its strategic investment into a U.S.-based metals processing business and subsequent sale to a strategic purchaser.*

Whirlpool Corporation on the US$1.08bn sale of its Embraco compressor business to Nidec Corporation, a leading manufacturer of electric motors.*

The administrative agent to the senior secured lender group of Titan Energy, LLC in connection with Titan Energy's out-of-court restructuring and dissolution.*

A global health care conglomerate on its initial entry into the United States through a majority investment in one of the leading fertility clinics in the northeast United States.*

ASSA ABLOY on the acquisitions of August Home, LuxerOne and LifeSafety Power and the divestiture of its wood doors business line to Masonite.*

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.


  • J.D., Cornell Law School, 2017
  • B.A., Columbia University, 2014
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • New York