Jason Kropp is a partner in the Corporate Practice Group. He joined the firm in 2002. Mr. Kropp practices corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on public offerings and public company representation, and representation of venture-backed companies and venture capital investors.
A significant portion of Mr. Kropp's practice consists of counseling public companies on ongoing corporate legal matters, including federal securities reporting requirements and corporate governance issues. He has represented issuers and underwriters in capital markets financings. His public offering experience includes initial public offerings, follow-on equity offerings and convertible debt offerings. Mr. Kropp also advises early stage private companies on formation and financing issues and equity and compensation matters. His venture capital experience includes representing investors and issuers in initial- and late-stage venture capital financings. In addition, Mr. Kropp has represented public and private companies in mergers and acquisitions, including acquisitions of both public and private companies by public companies and financial buyers.
Prior to attending law school, Mr. Kropp worked as a legislative and press aide in the office of United States Representative William Delahunt, and as a legislative intern in the office of United States Representative Gerry Studds.