Robert W. Smith, Jr. 合伙人 email@example.com 电子名片 巴尔的摩（华盛顿山） 电话： _+1_ 410_ 580_ 4266 传真 _+1_ 410_ 580_ 3266 手机 _+1_ 202_ 439_ 7887_ 巴尔的摩（市中心 概述 经验 背景 电邮 打印 PDF版本 + 分享 准许 Maryland 业界嘉许 The respected English publisher Chambers & Partners has repeatedly named Jay in the top tier of Corporate/M&A lawyers in Chambers USA. The guide has described him as "absolutely superior," "responsive, practical and highly knowledgeable on the law," "polished and assertive," and "a star performer." Clients have said they are" impressed by his breadth of knowledge and experience and his sound practical advice." More than one client has called him "the best lawyer I have ever worked with." He has been identified as "an expert in the representation of public companies, public offerings of securities and M&A transactional work. Commentators marvel at his thorough knowledge of corporate matters." "[H]e garners further plaudits for his drafting, market knowledge and ability to build a rapport with opposing counsel during transactions." "Jay is also routinely sought to advise on corporate governance issues." One source stated that his "counsel and advice was instrumental to our success," while one peer described him as "a leading practitioner at the firm, whose work is highly regarded." The Legal 500 United States has repeatedly recommended Jay and has identified him as "highly rated" and a "first-rate business counselor." In 2009, the Maryland Daily Record named Jay to its Leadership in Law list, which honors Maryland's outstanding leaders in the legal profession. In 2007, Lawdragon named him among the 500 Dealmakers in America and among the 500 Leading Lawyers in America. 教育背景 J.D., University of Maryland School of Law 1977with honorsOrder of the Coif B.S., University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Finance, 1973 magna cum laude 专业会员资格 Secretary and Member, American Bar Association, Business Law Section, Committee on Corporate Laws (1991 –1997) Member, Maryland State Bar Association, Section of Business Law, Corporate Laws Committee (since 1993); Chairman (1993 – 1996) Civic and Charitable Graduate, Greater Baltimore Committee Leadership Program (1992) In 2009, the board of trustees of CENTERSTAGE appointed Jay its president, a position he held until 2015. He has been a CENTERSTAGE trustee since 2002. The Baltimore-based institution produces and develops an eclectic repertory of theatrical work, performing annually before more than 100,000 people.