Areas of Focus
Jordan Garside helps companies thrive as they address the most critical moments in their life cycles. He assists at every stage, from initial company formation to debt financings and mergers and acquisitions, while also advising on day-to-day corporate and commercial issues.
Jordan is a detail-oriented, business-focused lawyer who fully immerses himself in each deal to ensure client success. Whether assisting startups, privately held businesses or multinational public companies, particularly in the sports, media, entertainment and advertising industries, he consistently provides solutions that create value and protect business interests.
A committed team player, Jordan takes on whatever task is required to meet clients’ needs and ensure deals close on time. He translates due diligence insights into actionable business and legal solutions.
Before joining Davis+Gilbert, Jordan worked as a corporate and sports law associate at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher in New York. He assisted on numerous high-stakes transactions, financings, private equity and venture capital investments, and joint ventures.
Jordan served on the editorial boards of the University of Virginia School of Law’s Journal of Law and Politics and Virginia Law and Business Review. While in business school, Jordan also served as a captain of the football team at Wake Forest University.
Represented a leading home services platform in its strategic acquisition of a moving services provider. Structured and completed the subsequent negotiation of a pivotal commercial arrangement to realize the client’s desired return on investment for the acquisition. Counseled on key considerations for integrating the newly acquired company into our client’s portfolio of businesses.
Counseled a multinational advertising and marketing communications holding company in its venture capital investment in a branding and marketing start-up.
Advised a B2B, e-commerce start-up focused on online retail solutions on its venture capital financing from a prominent early stage venture fund and other investors.
- University of Virginia (J.D., 2018)
- Editorial Board Member, Journal of Law & Politics
- Editorial Board Member, Virginia Law & Business Review
- Wake Forest University (M.S., 2015)
- Wake Forest University (B.A., summa cum laude, 2014)
- New York
Member, Davis+Gilbert Corporate Social Responsibility Committee
Member, Davis+Gilbert Pro Bono Committee
Member, Davis+Gilbert Wellness Committee
Member, Sports Lawyers Association