David is counsel in the firm’s Corporate & Securities group, with a practice focused on private equity, venture capital and hedge fund formations. He advises fund sponsors on all stages of fund formation, including terms and marketing, negotiation with placement agents and investors, drafting fund and sponsor documents, internal sponsor and management company matters, and compliance with securities law, regulations and contractual provisions. David also advises limited partners investing in private funds, including negotiation of the terms of limited partnership agreements and side letters, co-investments and managed accounts.
Additionally, David advises clients in the formation of various special purpose vehicles to invest with third-party investors in seed, early-stage and late-stage emerging companies, including drafting and negotiating the vehicles’ governing documents, negotiating acquisition terms and preparing various ancillary agreements, and coordinating entity formations and state filings.
David is a member of NGE's Sustainability Committee, which develops and oversees firm initiatives designed to reduce NGE's environmental footprint.