Joanna J. Cline

Joanna J. Cline

Partner

Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4520    Fax: 215.981.4750

Wilmington, DE
Phone: 302.777.6542    Fax: 302.421.8390

clinej@pepperlaw.com

Joanna J. Cline is a partner of Pepper Hamilton LLP and vice chair of the firm's Commercial Litigation Group. Ms. Cline divides her practice between Pepper’s Wilmington and Philadelphia offices and is admitted to the bar in Delaware, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Ms. Cline’s practice includes a variety of commercial and corporate matters, with notable experience in handling disputes over stock and asset purchase agreements, fiduciary duties, contracts, RICO, securities, and antitrust.

Ms. Cline regularly appears in the Delaware state and federal courts and has significant trial experience across the country, including jury and bench trials as well as arbitrations in FINRA, AAA, JAMS and other forums.

Education

  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1998, comments editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review
  • B.A., Government, cum laude, Dartmouth College, 1995

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • Delaware

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, District of Delaware

Clerkships

  • Justice Rebecca Love Kourlis: Supreme Court of Colorado, Denver, CO

Practice Areas