Matthew R. Silver Joins Stevens & Lee

Firm’s Corporate Group Strengthens Investment Management Services

PHILADELPHIA, PA, October 25, 2021 – Stevens & Lee announced today that Matthew R. Silver has joined the firm’s Corporate, Finance and Capital Markets Department and is based in its Philadelphia office.

Mr. Silver serves as a strategic ally to investment management companies, particularly with the formation and operation of private funds (both series and stand-alone). He helps broker-dealers, investment advisers, exempt reporting advisers, venture capital advisers and other private fund managers navigate and comply with a range of securities regulations and provides counsel on the rules and regulatory standards upheld by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and stock exchanges.

Mr. Silver also assists with regulatory inspections and inquiries as well as with a range of compliance efforts that affect broker-dealer entities, fund formation initiatives and investment advisor formations. His experience encompasses negotiating and documenting finance-related transactions in mergers and acquisitions and he is often called upon to directly deal with regulatory authorities.

Mr. Silver earned his J.D. from the New York University School of Law and his B.A., cum laude, from New York University.