Jaclyn Hall is an associate in Cadwalader’s Corporate & Financial Services Litigation & Regulation Group. Jaclyn advises clients in a variety of complex commercial disputes, before both state and federal court, including securities, derivative and other shareholder actions; M&A litigation; actions alleging breach of fiduciary duties by corporate directors in the Delaware Court of Chancery and elsewhere; internal investigations; sophisticated contractual disputes; litigation involving complex financial instruments and structured products; and bankruptcy litigation. Jaclyn also has experience advising clients on corporate governance, regulatory compliance, and shareholder activism matters. Jaclyn has been named by Super Lawyers as a New York Metro Rising Star for Business Litigation in 2020 and 2021.
Jaclyn received her J.D. from the New York University School of Law, where she served as the Managing Editor of the Annual Survey of American Law. Jaclyn developed hands-on experience in data security and intellectual property issues by working with clients through NYU’s Technology and Policy Clinic, Advanced Technology and Policy Clinic, and New York Civil Liberties Clinic. Prior to law school, she worked as a director at a civil liberties non-profit organization. Jaclyn earned her B.A., cum laude, in Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania. She is admitted to practice in the State of New York.