Cobb & Associates PC
Cobb & Associates PC is a specialized boutique law firm devoted exclusively to serving the alternative investment community. The Firm’s business goal is to provide the breadth and expertise of a large firm across all key practice areas while offering the cost competitiveness, accessibility and flexible approach typically found only at smaller firms. The Firm is particularly active in furnishing legal and business advice to startup managers. The principal of the Firm, Jeffrey Cobb, has over 30 years’ experience in the investment management area, including 12 years at Schulte Roth & Zabel, where he was a partner. Clients are based both in the greater New York metropolitan area as well as nationwide and include over 200 hedge funds and offshore funds, funds of funds, registered investment advisers and broker-dealers. The Firm advises as to structuring and formation, agreements among principals, funding and marketing arrangements, securities law matters, federal and state taxation, ERISA issues, commodities regulation, Blue Sky registration and SEC and state registration and reporting matters, as well as providing ongoing compliance services, including, compliance manuals and guidance, mock audits and SEC examination issues. In addition, the Firm represents fund managers and other clients on legal matters affecting small businesses generally.