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University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2002
University of Virginia, B.A., Cum Laude, 1997
Virginia State Bar
American Bar Association
Honors and Awards
Rising Star, Virginia Super Lawyers, (2009-2014)
Chip brings highly specialized experience in corporate finance, fund formation, public and private securities offerings, securities and broker-dealer regulation, mergers and acquisitions, and other corporate matters. He focuses on real estate–related securities and private equity matters and has represented multiple successful transactions, including a $1 billion public, nontraded real estate investment trust in its initial public offering and a broker-dealer in the private placement of a value-added real estate fund. He has also represented numerous real estate syndicators in Regulation D private offerings, including offerings designed for Section 1031 exchanges under the Internal Revenue Code, and issuers and leading regional, national and international investment banking firms in initial and follow-on public offerings for REITs. He has advised Securities and Exchange Commission–registered investment advisors on structuring private funds and funds of funds, and fund managers on Investment Company Act, Securities Act, Exchange Act, Investment Advisors Act, Trust Indenture Act and Employee Retirement Income Security Act issues.