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Anya Griffith


Of Counsel

Practice Areas

  • Investment Adviser, Investment Company and Private Fund counsel
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Corporate Transactions, Mergers and Acquisitions

 

Bar & Court Admissions

Massachusetts State Bar

The District of Columbia Bar (Washington D.C.)

The State Bar of California (inactive)

 

Education

J.D., University of California, Hastings College of the Law

M.B.A., Thunderbird School of Global Management

B.A., International Relations, University of Pennsylvania

 

Languages

Russian (fluent)

French and German (basic)

Anya Griffith serves as an Of Counsel at Jacko Law Group, PC (“JLG”) where she supports the needs of our clients and their businesses. She brings a unique skill set and years of experience to provide our clients with their transactional needs and corporate objectives.

Throughout her legal career, Ms. Griffith has developed a focus within the corporate securities arena, specifically within the intricacies and nuances of the Investment Company Act of 1940 and the Investment Advisers Act of 1940. Her counsel is based on her ability to assist clients with their regulatory matters and concerns, including audits of an investment company and adviser operations; investment company registration issues; commercial contracts, such as non-disclosure agreements, stock purchase agreements; proxy consulting, and more. Her extensive experience enables her to strategically advocate for her clients and position them to achieve their business objectives.

Prior to joining JLG, Ms. Griffith served as a Senior Division Counsel at Womble Bond Dickinson, where she drafted a variety of commercial agreements; conducted due diligence; and provided corporate advice and legal counsel to start-up clients. Previously, Ms. Griffith was Counsel at Capital Research and Management Company and a Corporate Associate at Shearman & Sterling. Ms., Griffith began her legal career in the Office of Chief Counsel, Division of Investment Management, Securities and Exchange Commission.

Ms. Griffith received her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, and her M.B.A from Thunderbird School of Global Management. She is admitted to practice in Massachusetts and Washington DC. She also serves as a FINRA Arbitrator.

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