Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP


Jeffrey H. Nicholas, a partner with the law firm of Fox Rothschild LLP, focuses his practice on helping entrepreneurs through the entire life cycle of business formation and growth.  This includes early stage finance, corporate governance, and M&A transactions.  Jeff considers himself a transactional lawyer with experience in all stages and types of finance, as well as a securities and M&A lawyer.  He works closely with intellectual property lawyers in IP strategy, licensing and monetization.  Jeff serves many clients as general counsel, combining the broad legal experience and practical business knowledge of an effective business advisor.

Jeff serves as managing director of the Delaware Crossing Investor Group, an angel investor network conceived of and managed with two Fox Rothschild colleagues.  Additionally, he is on the board of directors of BioStrategy Partners, a virtual life science incubator providing technology and business development services to start-up and emerging-stage life sciences companies and university-based research projects in the Greater Philadelphia region, where he also serves on the Executive Committee and as general counsel.  He also has served in a number of leadership roles at Fox Rothschild.