Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP announced today that Jason R. Ertel has joined the Firm as a partner in the Executive Compensation & ERISA Department. He will be based in the Firm’s New York office.
Mr. Ertel has significant experience advising on a variety of executive compensation, ERISA, and other employee benefit matters, primarily in the context of public and private company mergers, acquisitions, sales, spin-offs, and other corporate transactions. At Fried Frank, he will continue to focus his practice on these matters, as well as on representing compensation committees, management teams, and individual executives.
“We are pleased to welcome Jason to the Firm and to our Executive Compensation & ERISA Department,” said David J. Greenwald, chairman of Fried Frank. “I am confident that his diverse executive compensation experience in a number of industries will complement our representation of clients across transactional areas.”
“Jason possesses deep market place knowledge and technical skill that will allow us to remain focused on the most complex and nuanced executive compensation matters,” added Jeffrey Ross, chair of the Firm’s Executive Compensation & ERISA Department. “We look forward to adding Jason’s expertise to the team as we continue to provide exceptional and tailored service for our clients.”