Gary J. Ross has advised both small businesses and large Fortune 500 companies on a variety of corporate matters. Gary has particular experience with capitalization issues, and can help determine the appropriate fund-raising mechanism for your business, whether it be a private placement, a crowdfund, or a registered public offering. Other matters on which Gary is frequently consulted include formation, preparing and negotiating contracts, corporate governance, and regulation compliance. Prior to founding Jackson Ross PLLC in 2013, Gary worked in the Corporate Transactions & Securities and Capital Markets practice groups at Sidley Austin LLP and Alston & Bird LLP. From 2009 to 2012, Gary served in the U.S. Department of the Treasury, where he oversaw contractors and financial agents engaged by Treasury to provide asset management, advisory, and other services relating to the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). Gary received his J.D. from Northwestern Law School in 2004 and earned a B.B.A. from the University of Miami in 1994. Prior to attending law school, Gary worked at Ernst & Young LLP and for the Tennessee Department of Human Services.
Starting up Smart! A Legal Foundation for Entrepreneurs
In this series, top lawyers and startup experts review the legal basics of company formation, intellectual property, and fundraising to help get your startup up and running!