Eric Oxley is a Shareholder and member of the M&A/Securities and Business/General Counsel Practice Groups. Within the M&A/Securities Practice Group, Eric counsels and advises business owners, officers and managers, and private equity firms on the structure and preparations for transactions, including tax, liability, securities, transition, management and due diligence issues. He drafts, negotiates and advises clients on issues arising in purchase, sale and merger agreements and related transaction documents. He also counsels and advises clients on post-closing matters, including purchase price adjustments, indemnity claims and earnout provisions. Eric also drafts and negotiates venture capital documents and counsels clients on related issues. Within the Business/General Counsel Practice Group, Eric counsels and advises clients on entity formation and maintenance and business contracts. Prior to joining Koley Jessen, Eric was a law clerk for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission as well as the United States House of Representatives House Committee on Financial Services.