Archer is pleased to welcome Jim G. Smith as a partner in the firm’s Business Counseling and M&A Groups in the New York office. Jim joins Archer with over 25 years of experience in complex securities and corporate transactions, investment management and corporate law. He represents clients in both domestic and international acquisitions, joint ventures and dispositions.
Jim’s investment management experience includes the formation and representation of private investment funds. He advises investment funds on transactions from the negotiation of terms, documenting investments closing through investment disposition.
Jim’s securities experience includes representing issuers, underwriters and investors in public and private offerings, reporting and compliance and corporate governance matters. Jim represents U.S. and foreign issuers in startup, early-stage and other venture capital financings, private placements, public offerings and other structured financings.
Jim is licensed in New York and California. He earned his J.D. from Golden Gate University School of Law and received his B.S. and M.B.A. from California State University at Hayward.
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