Jessica Pearlman

Adjunct Professor


Jessica Pearlman is a partner in K&L Gates corporate group and resides in the Seattle office. Ms. Pearlman represents emerging and established companies in various corporate, securities, and finance matters, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions for both public and private clients, domestic and international. Ms. Pearlman has particular depth of experience in various technology sectors, including software, social media, data security, data storage, healthcare applications, mobile applications, and search and search engine optimization, as well as in digital and traditional media, biotechnology, and transportation. She is a frequent presenter on mergers and acquisitions topics and was selected for inclusion in 2013 Washington Super Lawyers. Ms. Pearlman was also a winner of the 2013 ILO Client Choice Awards. Ms. Pearlman is an adjunct professor at Seattle University School of Law, is active in leadership roles with the Mergers & Acquisitions Committee of the American Bar Association's Section of Business Law and is a member of the Thomson Reuters Business Law Solutions Advisory Board.

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  • B.A., University of Washington, 1996, with honors
  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1999


  • Mergers and Acquisitions