Jordan Silber


Like Cooley, my counsel on private investment fund formation has become increasingly global in nature.


+1 415 693 2058

Jordan Silber's practice is concentrated on the formation and representation of private investment funds, primarily venture capital and private equity funds in the US, Greater Asia and globally. He serves as primary fund counsel to 60+ fund managers, and he has acted in a leading legal capacity over the last nearly 20 years in the raising of more than $50 billion in private fund interests.

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  • Qiming Venture Partners Closes $1.1 Billion Fund 

  • China Law & Practice Recognizes Cooley’s Fund Formation Strength 

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Very knowledgeable, not only on the legal matters that pertain to our business, but also for taking a very practical business approach. – Chambers USA, 2020

  • UC Berkeley School of Law
    JD, 2002

  • University of Texas at Austin
    MBA, 1994

  • University of California, Berkeley
    BA, 1991

Admissions & Credentials



  • American Bar Association

Rankings & Accolades

    Chambers USA: Investment Funds: Venture Capital: Fund Formation (Nationwide) (2015 - 2020)

    Chambers USA: Venture Capital: Fund Formation (California) (2020)

    The Legal 500: Investment Fund Formation and Management – Private Equity Funds (2013 - 2020)


+1 415 693 2058 office
+1 415 693 2222 fax

101 California Street
5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111-5800

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