Prior to helping EquityZen democratize access to the private markets, Jim spent over ten years as a corporate attorney (both at large New York City law firms and in internal corporate legal department roles), where he advised international investors and financial, technology, and health care companies on a wide variety of interdisciplinary transactions and disputes.
Jim earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the United States Naval Academy and served as a naval officer and military intelligence analyst. He completed his Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration degrees at Georgetown University while working as a law clerk at the U.S. Department of Justice. Jim also taught finance, entrepreneurship and business planning as a visiting professor in an MBA program in Mozambique.
Outside of work, Jim enjoys golfing with his sons, skiing, chess, and yoga.
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