Eric Jones is a partner and corporate attorney who focuses his practice in mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, divestitures, financing, and general corporate matters. He represents private equity and venture capital funds and their portfolio companies as well as public companies. Eric prepares and negotiates transaction documents, including purchase agreements, equity documents, and employment agreements. Prior to Honigman, from 2010-2013, Eric served as an Associate with Paul Hastings LLP in Chicago. Prior to that, from 2009-2010, he was an Associate with Greenberg Traurig LLP also in Chicago. From 2005-2006, he served as a Business Analyst with Dearborn Bancorp, Inc. Eric graduated cum laude from the University of Michigan Law School with his J.D., and graduated magna cum laude from Alma College with a B.A. in Economics.