Sasha is a partner of Foley Shechter LLP. Sasha began his legal career as a corporate and securities associate at a well-known Wall Street based boutique law firm. He then practiced at Kaye Scholer, a large international New York based law firm with offices in Los Angeles, Germany, London and Shanghai, where he was the sole senior associate in the firm’s securities practice.Sasha brings over 13 years of extensive experience to FS and focuses on counseling public and private companies on offerings of equity and debt securities, strategic investments, acquisitions and joint ventures, IPOs, reverse mergers and alternative public offerings, venture capital investments, public company reporting obligations, corporate governance matters, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and other general corporate law matters. Sasha also works closely with startups on their capital raising needs, structure and formation, contractual matters and various other startup and commercial matters.
Sasha’s experience in structuring and closing offerings, corporate finance and M&A transactions, including the legal, founder and business aspects related to such transactions, are enhanced by his know-how of having founded several startups himself and wforking with a vast array of management teams and boards of directors.
Sasha actively participates in the New York startup and venture capital community and specifically, in the tech, bio-tech, AI and crowdfunding space. Sasha is also an angel investor.