Elena P. Jacque

Elena P. Jacque

Elena P. Jacque
New York
+1 212 459 7477

Elena Jacque is a counsel in the firm’s Business Law Department and is part of the firm’s Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (“SPAC”) practice. Ms. Jacque advises clients in all aspects of the SPAC lifecycle, including forming and structuring sponsor entities, representing SPACs and SPAC sponsors in initial public offerings (“IPOs”); and representing operating companies, their investors and SPACs in business combinations.

Ms. Jacque is also a member of the firm’s Technology group, where she represents clients in mergers and acquisitions. Ms. Jacque’s practice encompasses all aspects of mergers and acquisitions, including representing domestic and foreign entities, private equity sponsors, and investment banks in private and public company transactions.

In addition, Ms. Jacque represents clients in a wide range of capital market transactions, including initial and follow-on public offerings, private placements of debt and equity, alternative financing and 144A transactions, mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Ms. Jacque practiced at large national and international law firms including spending three years practicing in Hong Kong.




Fordham University School of Law


University of Pennsylvania

(cum laude)



  • New York
  • Massachusetts

Recognition & Awards

Ms. Jacque has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America Ones to Watch for her work in Corporate Law 2022.

Ms. Jacque was recognized in Best Lawyers’ inaugural Ones to Watch list for 2021 in the category of Corporate Law.