JOHN ROSENBAUM

John Rosenbaum has 14+ years of broad corporate-law experience, including (i) 7+ years in the Los Angeles and Northern California offices of one of the country’s leading law firms and (ii) 5+ years as General Counsel at a specialty finance company in San Francisco. Mr. Rosenbaum also has nearly nine years of financial management experience at American Express, where he worked prior to attending law school (and rose to the position of Assistant Chief Financial Officer of the Investment and Insurance Services Group).

Mr. Rosenbaum has represented a broad range of public and private companies, hedge funds and financial institutions in connection with mergers and acquisitions, public and private financings, corporate restructurings and securities law matters. He also has extensive experience drafting and negotiating startup documents and agreements, including organizational documents, operating agreements, stockholders’ agreements, restricted stock purchase agreements, licensing agreements and partnering agreements.

Mr. Rosenbaum graduated from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (B.S. in Economics, B.A. in Asian Studies), New York University (M.B.A.) and the University of San Francisco School of Law (J.D., cum laude) and is a member of the California, New York and Washington, D.C. Bars. He is Of Counsel to the firm.