Sara M. Kruse is a partner in the Southfield office of Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss. She is a member of the Firm’s Corporate and Emerging and Growth Business Practice Groups, where she represents both private and public companies in all aspects of formation, governance and operations, including complex business transactions such as mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, restructurings, private debt and equity financings, and private and public offerings. Recent notable transactions include representing HandyLab, Inc. and Accuri Cytometers, Inc. in their recent sale transactions to Becton, Dickinson and Company and representing Compendia Bioscience, Inc. in its sale to Life Technologies Corporation. Sara is also Co-Chair of the Firm’s Emerging and Growth Business Practice Group and has been appointed to the Firm’s Board of Directors for a two-year term.
Sara earned her Bachelor’s degree cum laude from the University of Michigan and is a magna cum laude and order of the coif graduate of Wayne State University of Law School.