Ross D.

Jacobson
Two Union Square 601 Union Street, Suite 4100 Seattle, Washington 98101 Office: (206) 628-2447 Fax: (206) 628-6611 Email: rjacobson@williamskastner.com

Experience Business acquisitions and sales including numerous retirement center acquisitions, generally including both the business and real property, nursing home acquisition and sale, pharmaceutical company acquisitions, insurance agency acquisitions, and numerous other small to large business acquisitions. Business design and structure including shareholders’ agreements, partnerships, LLC’s and PLLC’s Technology and E-commerce transactions including software licensing, technology transfer, technology licensing, web site production, web site joint ventures, web site design contracts, and software distribution Commercial real estate including purchase and sale agreements, leases, lease options, financing documentation and easements Corporate transactions including stock option plans (ISO and NSO), stock bonus plans, profit sharing plans and vesting plans and schedules Employment issues including employment and compensation plans and agreements; non-competition, non-disclosure, non-use agreements for a variety of businesses

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Ross D. Jacobson
Education University of Washington, J.D., 1976 University of Washington, B.A., 1973 Memberships American Health Lawyers Association Washington State Bar Association Business and Real Estate Sections King County Bar Association East King County Bar Association Past President Bellevue Chamber of Commerce Past Chair Rotary Club of Bellevue Past President Bellevue Downtown Association Board of Directors Bellevue Economic Partnership Founding Co-Chair KidsQuest Children’s Museum Founding Co-Chair Eastside YMCA Board of Directors Seminars and Presentations Speaker, “Documents from the Borrower’s Perspective,” National Business Institute Seminar: Basic Real Estate Finance, Seattle, WA, November 9, 2006. Speaker, “Negotiations & Mediation,” WSBA Young Lawyers’ Association’s 2006 Bridging the Gap Conference, Seattle, WA, March 3, 2006, 2007. Speaker, “Negotiating and Drafting Acquisition Agreements in Washington,” National Business Institute Seminar, 2004.

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Ross D. Jacobson
Presentation, “The Art of Negotiation,” sponsored by Bellevue Chamber of Commerce, King County Bar Association, and Clark Nuber CPA firm, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004. Presentation, “How to Protect the Value of Your Company’s Goodwill – Non-Compete Agreements,” PriceWaterhouseCoopers General Counsel Forum, 1998. Presentation, “Structuring an Agency Producer Agreement,” sponsored by Washington Association of Independent Insurance Agents, 1997. Speaker, “Confidentiality of Medical Records in Washington,” sponsored by Medical Educational Services, 1994.

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