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Joshua H. Soloway

New York
(212) 259-7300
Jsoloway@ckrlaw.com
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BAR ADMISSIONS

New York


AREAS OF PRACTICE

General Corporate & Commercial
Capital Markets
Energy, Resources and Projects
International
Entertainment and Media
Blockchain Technology & Digital Currency


ACCREDITATIONS

Series 79 Investment Banking License, Series 63 Uniform Securities License

EDUCATION

J.D. from Boston University School of Law

Bachelor of Arts with Cum Laude, High Honors from International Affairs University of Colorado


LANGUAGES

English
Spanish

Joshua Soloway is a partner of CKR Law, specializing in corporate, capital markets, and securities law elements of international business, investment, and emerging growth ventures.

Mr. Soloway brings a multifaceted perspective to each engagement, drawing on his experience and expertise as an entrepreneur, investment banker, international strategic advisor, and corporate finance attorney. His legal practice focuses on advising international middle-market, growth stage, and multinational companies and investors across a wide range of industries, including banking, blockchain, energy, infrastructure, industrial, impact investing, media & entertainment, and technology. 

Over the years, Mr. Soloway has counseled clients on issues ranging from US capital markets activities; investment and fundraising strategies; cross-border transactions; public and private equity security financings; blockchain, cryptocurrency & ICOs; mergers and acquisitions; angel, venture capital, and private equity investments; project finance, energy, and infrastructure projects; secured and unsecured debt transactions; institutional private placements; public listings and initial public offerings; international fund structures; international tax; technology law; intellectual property; corporate governance, and commercial law. 

Prior to joining CKR Law, Mr. Soloway founded a boutique Wall Street law firm that represented international investors and issuers on US capital markets activities. As Co-Founder and CEO of Ameritus Capital Group, he led the firm's banking and financial advisory businesses, specializing in institutional private placements. Mr. Soloway was previously Managing Director of Rainmaker Global, an international consulting firm focused on market expansion and accelerated growth strategies. With over 15 offices around the globe, Mr. Soloway launched the firm's New York office and led it to become the firm’s most profitable office globally, accounting for over 50% of annual worldwide revenues.

Mr. Soloway began his legal career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP (PwC), where he advised institutional asset managers, financial institutions, and strategic investors on international tax, fund structuring, and investment transactions, as well as regulatory and compliance matters. 

In addition to his professional activities, Mr. Soloway serves on the board of Child Rescue Association and was appointed Special Counsel to the Vatican’s Impact Accelerator, The Laudato Si Challenge and is a founding member of Forbes Impact. Mr. Soloway co-hosts the top-rated Innovation & Leadership, Funding Lab, and Impact Dealmaker podcasts. He is also a frequent speaker on international business, startup & venture finance, energy, and impact investing.