Sean D. Jensen


Sean D. Jensen



Direct: 585-987-2819
Fax: 585-445-2319

At a Glance

Sean Jensen is a Partner in the Rochester office of Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP and a member of the Business & Finance Department.

Mr. Jensen represents corporations, LLCs, partnerships, and individuals in a wide range of transactions involving mergers & acquisitions, business succession, public companies, securities, construction contracts, and corporate law & governance.

Earlier in his legal career, Mr. Jensen was an associate at Goodwin Procter LLP in Boston, and Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York. Prior to attending law school, he was a project manager and project engineer for a large infrastructure construction company in New York, NY.


New York Law School, J.D., magna cum laude

Lehigh University, B.S. (Civil Engineering), with honors

Bar Admissions

New York

Key Representative Matters

  • Representation of an enterprise dietary and nutritional menu planning software company in connection with its acquisition by an enterprise management software company.
  • Representation of human resources & recruiting software platform company in seed round and Series A round preferred stock financings.
  • Representation of principal of HVAC company in connection with the redemption of equity interests in the HVAC company and its related real estate holding companies.
  • Representation of public company in general corporate matters, ’34 Act filings, and Form S‑8 registration.
  • Representation of office products company in connection with its strategic acquisition of another office products company.
  • Representation of construction general contractor in connection with significant business succession planning and related transactions.

Professional Affiliations

Member of the Monroe County Bar Association; Vice Chair, Business Law Council.

Community Involvement

  • Board Member, Finance Committee Member and Audit Committee Chair, Bivona Child Advocacy Center, not-for-profit agency delivering excellence in child abuse response, healing and prevention through collaborative service, awareness, education and leadership.
  • Past Board Member, Rochester Small Business Council, a resource for small businesses, delivering premier programs and events that promote business growth in the greater Rochester region.
Practice Areas: Corporate Governance • Investment Management • Mergers, Acquisitions, Divestitures • Public Companies / Securities • Emerging Companies • Business Counseling • Business Succession Planning • Construction Law