Jay S. Rand is a corporate partner with Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC, based in New York. He has extensive experience advising on entity formation, corporate governance, venture capital and other types of financing. He also advises clients on M&A transactions, strategic and branding partnerships, and licensing arrangements. Jay’s practice focuses in particular on clients in high-growth industries, such as digital media, blockchain, fintech, health and life sciences, gaming and consumer goods and technologies. He also represents venture capital funds, private equity funds, angel investors and accelerators in investment and other transactional matters.
Jay is a member of the adjunct faculty at Columbia Law School, where he teaches a course in High-Growth Entrepreneurship. He is also a frequent speaker and author of articles on issues critical to emerging companies, entrepreneurs and investors.
Jay is a graduate of The Johns Hopkins University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and the University of Pennsylvania School of Law. He is admitted to practice in New York.