Brian L. Ross

Partner
Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
212-818-8610
Fax:
212-818-8881
Email:

Brian L. Ross is a partner in our Corporate and Securities Department. He specializes in corporate financing, public and private equity and equity and debt offerings, mergers and acquisitions, private equity funds and similar vehicles and general corporate representation. He serves as outside general counsel for numerous public and private companies operating in a broad range of industries including the financial services, communications, publishing, technology, entertainment and retail industries. As outside general counsel, he handles a wide array of matters for clients, including public offerings, PIPEs, RDO and private placements, fund formation, Exchange Act compliance, business plan development, employment agreements, stock option plans, licensing agreements and distribution contracts.

Mr. Ross has been with Graubard Miller since graduating from Brooklyn Law School in 1991, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Brooklyn Journal of International Law. Prior to entering the practice of law, he was a studio and performing musician in the New York area.

Mr. Ross has authored or co-authored numerous articles, including "SPACs and the Business Combination Agreement" (Financier Worldwide, January 2009), "I Love Lucy, But The European Community Doesn't" (Brooklyn Journal of International Law 1990) and "Contracts 101" (Business2Credit.com Experts Network 2008).

Areas of Practice

  • General Corporate Representation
  • Corporate Financing
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Negotiation
  • Drafting of Technology Agreements

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1992

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 1991
    • Law Journal: Brooklyn Journal of International Law, Editor-in-Chief
  • Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York
    • B.A. - 1988