Jacob Bitton advises well-established as well as emerging fund managers on structuring, launching, offering and administering fund vehicles and separately-managed accounts, structuring and negotiating seed deals and other strategic relationships, negotiating with and onboarding service providers, negotiating and drafting side letters, liaising with investors, structuring and restructuring of management companies and other partnership arrangements, executive compensation, and employment and separation agreements



Jacob also advises on securities laws, regulatory and compliance issues, and other general corporate matters. Jacob’s experience includes guiding foreign emerging and established managers in navigating the U.S. regulatory climate and offering fund vehicles to U.S. investors, mindful of “industry standards” and investors’ expectations in the United States.

Jacob was selected as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers in 2019 and was named in Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch 2021.


Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2012)

Cardozo Law Review

Bernard Revel Graduate School (M.A., 2012)

Yeshiva University (B.Sc., Finance, 2009)

Bar Admissions

2013, New York






Kleinberg Kaplan Attorneys Recognized in Best Lawyers in America

August 21, 2020

Premier boutique law firm Kleinberg Kaplan has been recognized in the Best Lawyers in America 2021 edition. Several firm attorneys were listed in the Best Lawyers in America and in the inaugural Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch categories. Best Lawyers in America 2021 Philip Gross (Tax Law) Jeffrey B. Kolodny (Trusts & Estates) James R.…