Gary Ross

Partner at Ross & Shulga PLLC

Gary J. Ross is a partner at Ross & Shulga PLLC, a securities law boutique focused on securities law, venture capital and private equity, corporate governance, and general corporate matters.  Gary is a leading practitioner in both the cryptocurrency and online equity investment platform spaces.  Gary has extensive experience advising as to SEC-registered and exempt capital markets transactions, including initial public offerings of common and preferred equity, debt offerings, and initial coin offerings, and also regularly counsels registered and exempt investment advisers as to compliance issues.

Gary formerly worked in the Capital Markets and Corporate Transactions & Securities practice groups at Sidley Austin LLP and Holland & Knight LLP, respectively. From 2009 to 2012, Mr. Ross served in the U.S. Department of the Treasury, where he oversaw contractors and financial agents engaged by Treasury to provide asset management, advisory, and other services relating to the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP).

Gary is an adjunct professor at Seton Hall Law School, where he teaches Regulating Broker-Dealers, and Brooklyn Law School, where he teaches Transactional Skills for Startups.  He has been quoted in articles in MarketWatch, Corporate CounselThe New York Times and the Associated Press.  Gary received his law degree from Northwestern University School of Law and his undergraduate degree from the University of Miami.

Gary is an avid runner and is running the Miami Marathon the weekend after the Summit.  It will be his fifteenth marathon.