Nationally recognized for his in-depth knowledge in the structuring and regulation of investment funds, Steve is widely-acknowledged as the leading authority on business development companies and other alternative structures for taking private equity public. Steve guides asset managers in navigating the intricate rules and regulations of the SEC. Beginning his career at the SEC, he regularly engages with that agency for his clients, who greatly benefit from his insider knowledge. Steve advises on establishing and operating public and private open- and closed-end investment funds, and in developing structural alternatives for taking private equity and alternative credit investment opportunities to public investors. He’s also a leading authority on the organization and operation of Section 529 college tuition savings plans.