Joseph Humke, Partner at Ballard Spahr LLP, focuses his practice on representing public companies, private equity funds, fundless sponsors, closely held businesses and other investors in connection with stock and asset acquisitions and divestitures, mergers, recapitalizations, roll-ups, joint ventures, and a variety of other investments and capital formation and corporate transactions. His substantial experience transcends a broad range of industries, including manufacturing, consumer products, health care, food, agriculture, industrials and financial services. Joe also provides general corporate counsel to a number of companies, including many of his private equity clients' portfolio companies.
Joe previously worked at Mayer Brown in Chicago, after having served as the lead law clerk to the Honorable John. J. Coffey on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Prior to entering law school, Joe was a finance and accounting analyst for a large global manufacturing corporation.