Mr. Gould practices in the Corporate & Securities area and is the Co-Head of Winston & Strawn LLP.
Jay Gould is a corporate partner in the firm's San Francisco and New York offices and serves as co-chair of the firm's financial services corporate practice group.
practice on investment funds and investment management.
counsels clients involved in all aspects of the financial services industry.
represents U.S. registered investment companies, hedge funds, offshore investment companies, investment advisers, retail and institutional broker-dealers, and municipal bond underwriters.
has extensive experience in drafting private placement memoranda, partnership and limited liability company agreements, subscription agreements, registration statements, proxy statements, periodic reports, no-action letters, applications for exemptive relief, and other documents for filing with the SEC, FINRA, and other regulatory agencies
advises investment companies, investment advisers, and broker-dealers on mergers and acquisitions.
also provides counsel on matters involving corporate governance and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, mortgage securitizations and sales, collateralized debt offers, joint ventures and strategic relations, and retail, institutional, and offshore securities distribution strategies and regulatory considerations.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Gould served as Chief Counsel for E*TRADE Global Asset Management, Inc., Vice President with TransAmerica Life Companies, Senior Counsel to Bank of America NT&SA, and as an attorney with the Securities and Exchange Commission and four other major international law firms.
He received his B.A. from the University of Washington in 1978 and his J.D. from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law in 1983.