Jason Zhou

Jason Zhou

Attorney at Law

New York
New York
Licensed in
NY
University of Chicago Law

"I was very impressed by Jason's knowledge and insight, which enabled me to negotiate..."

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About
I am a Yale and University of Chicago Law graduate and a member of the New York Bar with more than 12 years of legal experience. I've worked with companies from startups to Google, Amazon and Goldman Sachs.

I focus on venture capital financing, lending and business contracts. I also have particular expertise in securities regulations and the cryptocurrency sector.
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"Terrific to work with; knowledgeable and professional."

Assist with Equity Compensation
Posted on Feb 1, 2021
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"Always there when I ask for advice."

Advisory Agreement
Posted on Jan 10, 2021
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"Jason is a skilled transactional attorney who helped me launch a startup with investor documents and incorporating a Delaware C-Corp. He is also a clear communicator. I strongly recommend Jason."

Delaware Incorporation Services
Posted on Dec 21, 2020
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"We needed US legal advice for our overseas expansion and Jason provided creative solutions that other attorneys we spoke to haven't even thought of. His level of expertise and intelligence is rare."

advise on fund raising and money transmission
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"I was very impressed by Jason's knowledge and insight, which enabled me to negotiate favorable terms for my investment"

Investment contract
Posted on Dec 11, 2020
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"Awesome Experience. Helped us with reviewing the docs, explained us what's important and what's not, and really understands startups"

Review incubator docs
Posted on Dec 8, 2020

Work History

Blockchain

Senior Corporate Counsel

May 2019 - Present

Senior counsel advising crypto fintech company on corporate transactions, corporate governance, and cryptocurrency related regulations.

May 2019 - Present

CKR LLP

Partner

May 2018 - May 2019

Corporate attorney specializing in capital markets, M&A and the cryptocurrency sector.

May 2018 - May 2019

Torys LLP

Senior Associate

May 2013 - May 2018

Corporate attorney representing public companies, emerging companies, and private equity and venture capital investments

May 2013 - May 2018

Cleary Gottlieb

Associate

Sep 2008 - May 2013

Corporate Attorney specializing in capital markets and M&A

Sep 2008 - May 2013

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