Joshua H. Soloway

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Joshua Soloway is a partner in the firm's Corporate/M&A practice. He advises on a range of corporate, commercial, and transactional matters affecting middle market companies, emerging growth companies, and asset managers with a focus on technology, venture capital, private equity, and securities matters. Joshua provides clients with a multifaceted, practical perspective, having experience as an entrepreneur, investment banker, and corporate finance attorney.

His practice includes middle-market, growth stage, and multinational companies and investors across numerous industries, including banking, blockchain, carbon markets, clean energy, ESG and impact investing, infrastructure, industrial, media & entertainment, and technology.

Over the years, Joshua has counseled clients on a broad range of matters including: mergers and acquisitions; angel, venture capital, and private equity investments; investment and fundraising strategies; cross-border transactions and expansion plans; public and private equity security financing; blockchain, crypto currency and ICOs; project finance, energy, and infrastructure projects; secured and unsecured debt transactions; institutional private placements; public listings; international fund structures; international tax; technology law; corporate governance, and commercial law.

Earlier in his career, Joshua founded a boutique Wall Street law firm that represented international investors and issuers on US capital markets activities. As Co-Founder and CEO of Ameritus Capital Group, he led the firm's banking and financial advisory businesses, specializing in institutional private placements. Joshua was previously Managing Director of Rainmaker Global, an international consulting firm focused on market expansion and accelerated growth strategies.

Joshua began his legal career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP (PwC), where he advised institutional asset managers, financial institutions, and strategic investors on international tax, fund structuring, and investment transactions, as well as tax regulatory and compliance matters.

In addition to his professional activities, Joshua serves on the board of Child Rescue Association; the Economic Club of Africa, New York; CarbonConnect Enterprise Strategies, Inc.; and the Private Directors Association’s New York Chapter.  He was appointed Special Counsel to the Vatican’s Impact Accelerator, The Laudato Si Challenge. He serves as a mentor to the Venture Partners Program at the University of Colorado Boulder and was a founding member of Forbes Impact Community. Joshua co-hosts the top-rated Innovation & Leadership and Funding Lab podcasts. He is also a frequent speaker on international business, startup and venture finance, energy, and ESG & impact investing.

Accreditations
  • Series 79 Investment Banking License
  • Series 63 Uniform Securities License
Biography

Joshua Soloway is a partner in the firm's Corporate/M&A practice. He advises on a range of corporate, commercial, and transactional matters affecting middle market companies, emerging growth companies, and asset managers with a focus on technology, venture capital, private equity, and securities matters. Joshua provides clients with a multifaceted, practical perspective, having experience as an entrepreneur, investment banker, and corporate finance attorney.

His practice includes middle-market, growth stage, and multinational companies and investors across numerous industries, including banking, blockchain, carbon markets, clean energy, ESG and impact investing, infrastructure, industrial, media & entertainment, and technology.

Over the years, Joshua has counseled clients on a broad range of matters including: mergers and acquisitions; angel, venture capital, and private equity investments; investment and fundraising strategies; cross-border transactions and expansion plans; public and private equity security financing; blockchain, crypto currency and ICOs; project finance, energy, and infrastructure projects; secured and unsecured debt transactions; institutional private placements; public listings; international fund structures; international tax; technology law; corporate governance, and commercial law.

Earlier in his career, Joshua founded a boutique Wall Street law firm that represented international investors and issuers on US capital markets activities. As Co-Founder and CEO of Ameritus Capital Group, he led the firm's banking and financial advisory businesses, specializing in institutional private placements. Joshua was previously Managing Director of Rainmaker Global, an international consulting firm focused on market expansion and accelerated growth strategies.

Joshua began his legal career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP (PwC), where he advised institutional asset managers, financial institutions, and strategic investors on international tax, fund structuring, and investment transactions, as well as tax regulatory and compliance matters.

In addition to his professional activities, Joshua serves on the board of Child Rescue Association; the Economic Club of Africa, New York; CarbonConnect Enterprise Strategies, Inc.; and the Private Directors Association’s New York Chapter.  He was appointed Special Counsel to the Vatican’s Impact Accelerator, The Laudato Si Challenge. He serves as a mentor to the Venture Partners Program at the University of Colorado Boulder and was a founding member of Forbes Impact Community. Joshua co-hosts the top-rated Innovation & Leadership and Funding Lab podcasts. He is also a frequent speaker on international business, startup and venture finance, energy, and ESG & impact investing.

Accreditations
  • Series 79 Investment Banking License
  • Series 63 Uniform Securities License
Education
  • Boston University School of Law (J.D.)
  • University of Colorado (B.A., International Affairs, Cum Laude, High Honors)