State Bar of California
United State District Court of the Central District of California
Private Investment Fund Formation and Compliance
Asset Management and Broker-Dealer Formation and Compliance
Mergers and Acquisitions
White Collar Criminal Defense
Government and Internal Investigations
Blockchain Technology & Digital Currency
Association for Corporate Growth
Los Angeles Venture Association
CrowdFund Professional Association (CFPA)
J.D., Southwestern University School of Law
B.S., Accountancy, Villanova University
As a practicing attorney, Mr. Tagliaferro concentrates in the areas of corporate finance, private investment fund formation and compliance, asset management, broker-dealer formation and compliance, mergers and acquisitions and white collar criminal defense, government and internal investigations.
Prior to joining CKR, Mr. Tagliaferro was a founding partner of Tagliaferro & LoPresti, LLP, a boutique law firm focused on the corporate capital formation and financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, SEC compliance and cross-border transactions. Before founding Tagliaferro & LoPresti, he served as Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs of Elephant Systems, Inc., a Los Angeles-based venture capital incubator firm. As an entrepreneur as well as an accomplished attorney, Mr. Tagliaferro also co-founded in 2000 a fashion design and consulting firm that owns and operates a chain of retail clothing boutiques in Santa Monica, California.