JPF Securities Law
Finance · Payments · Startups

YOUR LEGAL TEAM
FROM FORMATION TO EXIT

Boston, MA
Dallas, TX

OUR EXPERTISE

Comprehensive corporate and securities law experience

At JPF Securities Law, we're solving the most pressing and painstaking legal issues affecting business areas across multiple industries.

Fundraising

We advise companies in raising capital through various methods, including private placements, crowdfunding and traditional public offerings.

Transactions

Every deal is different. We engineer contracts and other deals documents tailored to specific transactions.

Compliance

We guide businesses through the complex regulatory jungle in some of the most highly-regulated industries.

Formation

Whether you want to start a fund or a business, we make sure it’s done right from the very start.

Governance

We set up the necessary internal controls and safeguards to protect your business well into the future.

Litigation

Sometimes business relationships break beyond repair. We zealously advocate on behalf of those who have been wronged.

INDUSTRIES

Exceptional business and legal services across multiple industries

Technology

Private Equity

M&A

Blockchain

Aerospace

Agriculture

Mining

Defense

Firearms

OUR TEAM

Jared Febbroriello
Managing Partner

Jared Febbroriello is a graduate of Hong Kong University, Suffolk University Law School, and Gettysburg College. He holds an LL.M. in Corporate Finance, a Juris Doctor with an international business concentration, a B.A. in Psychology and he speaks and writes Mandarin Chinese. While attending law school Mr. Febbroriello clerked for the Rhode Island Business Court under the Honorable Michael J. Silverstein. He also studied EU law at Lund Universitet in Sweden and he has written extensively on the Chinese legal system and the Chinese Bond market’s influence on Eurobond pricing.

  • Formation and capital acquisition for 50mm Boston-based private equity fund 
  • Private placement and NASDAQ partnership for private bitcoin exchange 
  • Underwriters counsel for FINRA broker-dealer 
  • Exit strategies and international projects for Asian private equity group with 2bn AUM
  • Privatization and 500mm IPO on HKEX for state-owned Chinese enterprise
  • 4mm bridge loan for OTCBB paper company 
  • Compliance structure for crowdfunding portal

Carlos Duque
Partner

Carlos E. Duque, Esq. holds a Juris Doctor from Boston University School of Law and Bachelor of Arts from Swarthmore College. Originally trained as a securities litigator, Mr. Duque serves as strategic business counsel for a variety of high growth companies specifically in payments, gaming law and securities finance. He has served as general counsel for a multinational corporation conducting business in Shanghai China, as well as the U.S. and Europe. He is well versed in gaming law, digital payments, corporate M&A, securities and commercial litigation as well as corporate governance and tax.

  • Lead Counsel in merger between Swedish food startup incorporated in Hong Kong with a Delaware based parent company.
  • Advised real estate and manufacturing startup in the medical marijuana industry.
  • Lead Counsel to internet gaming startup through Series A financing.
  • Lead Counsel in digitial payments/Point of Sale litigation.
  • Advising Sharing Economy P2P Marketplace application through fundraising.

Mitchell Langman
Associate

Mitchell Langman holds a Juris Doctor from Boston University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Emory University. Mitchell has extensive tax law training having worked for the Massachusetts Department of Revenue focusing on complex Federal and State tax issues. Mitchell’s primary practice involves litigation and includes cases ranging from real estate contract disputes to securities fraud and complex tort actions. Mitchell also regularly serves as general counsel for startups, advising on corporate structure and liability avoidance.

Alex L. Nguyen
Associate

Alex Nguyen has extensive experience supporting the development of early-stage companies (bootstrapped and venture-funded), non-profits, and social enterprises in both legal and business capacities. He has worked hand-in-hand with Harvard Business School and MIT alumni founders, former Fortune 500 company executives, and former directors of publicly traded companies.

Alex has also conducted extensive research regarding the evolving legal and regulatory landscape impacting entrepreneurship and financial technology. His research is featured in several leading academic journals, including the Ohio State Entrepreneurial Business Law Journal, University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law, and William & Mary Business Law Journal.

Alex earned his Juris Doctor (with honors and concentration in Business Law) from Western State College of Law and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Texas A&M University Mays Business School. Alex passed the California Bar Exam in February 2015.

Chris Rogers
Associate

Chris Rogers holds a Juris Doctor from Texas Tech University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from Texas Christian University in History and Philosophy with a minor concentration in Business. Prior to being admitted to the Texas Bar Chris worked in electricity regulatory compliance, commercial real estate acquisition and leasing, and as a Landman in the oil and gas industry in a variety of various shale plays across the United States. During his tenure at Texas Tech University School of Law he focused primarily upon transactional legal issues involving entity formation, securities law, real estate, and oil and gas. Chris is a member of the Texas State Bar Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section.

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