Jessica G. Pekins

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Jess Pekins focuses her developing practice on transactional matters, assisting buyers and sellers with a range of corporate transactions. She has experience providing support to attorneys and clients through all phases of stock and asset acquisitions, mergers and joint ventures. Jess's knowledge of transactional compliance and obligations stems from her experience working within the real estate group of a Big Four accounting firm, handling public accounts and reviewing financial statements related to acquisition purchase price allocations, capital allocations and other substantive areas.

Recognitions and Memberships


  • American Bar Association
  • Atlanta Bar Association

Prior Positions

  • KPMG LLP: Senior Audit Associate, Financial Services – Asset Management


  • Georgia


  • J.D., Emory University School of Law, 2020, with honors; Emory Law Journal, Executive Managing Editor; Emory Corporate and Business Law Society
  • B.S., Accounting, Miami University, 2014, magna cum laude