Jenner & Block

Alan B. Roth is chair of the Investment Funds and SBIC Practice and a member of the Private Equity Practice. He focuses his practice in the areas of venture capital and private equity representation, including small business investment company (SBIC) licensing, investment and compliance, fund formation, corporate acquisitions, and representation of closely held corporations and individuals.

Mr. Roth is Chambers-ranked and leads one of the most active fund formation and SBIC practices in the United States, having practiced more than 30 years in this area.  Private equity sponsors seek his vast fund formation experience, including both in the pre-licensing and post-licensing stages of the process.

Before joining Jenner & Block in 2015, Mr. Roth worked as a partner in the Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity and Venture Capital and Small Business Investment Companies Practices of a large international law firm.