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Gerald G. Chacon Jr

Financial markets and services Attorney at Menlo Park, CA

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also known as Jerry Chacon


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* Highly Experienced Private Equity Fund Attorney in the Silicon Valley Office of Goodwin Procter LLP with nearly a decade of experience advising top-tier venture capitalists in the formation and operation of their investment funds and back office entities.

Licensed for 31 years
State CA
Status Active
Acquired 1991
Updated 11/28/2022

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Goodwin Procter LLP
135 Commonwealth Drive
Menlo Park, CA, 94025

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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 675-700 per hour

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Goodwin Procter
  • 2007 - Present
  • Of Counsel
  • Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
  • 1999 - 2007
  • Associate
  • Rosenblum, Parish and Isaacs
  • 1995 - 1999
  • Associate
  • Hopkins & Carley
  • 1991 - 1994
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Education

  • Boston University School of Law
  • LL.M - Master of Laws
  • 1995
  • University of California at Davis School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1991
  • Stanford University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1988

Associations

  • American Bar Association, Taxation Section
  • Member
  • 1991 - Present
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association -- Tax Section
  • Chairman
  • 1997 - 1998
  • Golden Gate University
  • Adjunct Lecturer
  • 1996 - 2002
  • California State Bar Association -- Young Tax Lawyers Section
  • Chairman
  • 1992 - 1993
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Honors and Awards

  • AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2009
  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2008
  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • 2007
  • Certified Tax Specialist
  • 2007
  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • 2006
  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • 2005
  • Certified Tax Specialist
  • 2002
  • Certified Tax Specialist
  • 1997
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Publications

  • Limited Liability Partnerships, Formation, Operation and Taxation; Wiley Law Publications
  • Converting Accounting and Law Firms to Limited Liability Partnerships: Legal, Tax and Practical Considerations
  • 1997
  • Limited Liability Companies: Formation, Operation and Conversion; Aspen Law and Business
  • Converting Partnerships and Corporations to Limited Liability Companies: Legal, Tax and Practical Considerations
  • 1993

Speaking Engagements

  • Tax Practices for Venture Capital and Private Equity Firms
  • Chairman
  • 2002
  • Tax Practices for Venture Capital and Private Equity Firms
  • Chairman
  • 2001

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Venture capital Attorney | Sep 16
Relationship: Co-worker
"I've had the opportunity to work with Jerry Chacon on many projects over the last decade. His work is outstanding, as is his dedication to client service."

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Menlo Park Financial markets and services Lawyer Gerald G. Chacon Jr
Gerald G. Chacon Jr
Financial markets and services Attorney
Menlo Park, CA
Licensed for 31 years