In light of the rapidly changing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, Troutman Sanders and Pepper Hamilton have postponed the effective date of their previously announced merger until July 1, 2020. The new firm – Troutman Pepper – will feature 1,100+ attorneys across 23 U.S. offices. Read more.
Joanna J. Cline is the managing partner of Pepper Hamilton's Wilmington office and vice chair of the firm's Trial and Dispute Resolution Practice Group. Ms. Cline 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, alleged breaches of fiduciary duty, information rights, securities litigation, restrictive covenants, general contract litigation, fraud, RICO, 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.
Ms. Cline is an adjunct professor at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she teaches an introductory class in general business law in the Master in Law program.