Jon Lyman is a partner and seasoned business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Jon is based in the firm’s Miami office, where he is a member of the firm’s Transactions Practice Group.

Jon has a broad international practice with extensive experience advising corporate, investment banking, private equity, and private clients on a wide array of transactions. Along with routinely advising high-profile mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, investment transactions, and debt and equity offerings, he is repeatedly called upon by directors and officers for counseling in connection with other transformative transactions, including finance matters and international debt and equity trading compliance.

Jon has more than two decades of cross-border experience, including over 15 years practicing internationally. Prior to joining Foley, he was a partner at two Am Law 100 firms. Jon was also an integral part of a previous firm’s team that opened and built multiple offices.


  • Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., cum laude, 1995)
  • Boston College (B.A., magna cum laude, 1992)


  • Florida
  • New York
  • Texas


  • Spanish
  • French