Jason Goode is a corporate partner and a member of Alston & Bird’s REIT Team. He focuses his practice on public and private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, securities law compliance, restructurings and other complex business transactions. He is a frequent speaker on securities and corporate governance issues.
Jason regularly represents corporations and private equity firms in acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, financings and leveraged buyouts. He also represents numerous companies (including REITs) in their fund formation, public securities offerings and private placements.
He regularly advises boards of directors on corporate governance issues and also counsels broker-dealers on compliance with applicable FINRA rules. Jason is listed in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and has been named “Legal Elite” by Georgia Trend magazine.
He serves on the board of directors of ACG Atlanta, a chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth, and was formerly on the executive committee. He is actively involved with the Institute for Portfolio Alternatives (IPA), serves as the chair-elect for the Policy and Government Affairs Committee, and is the former chair of the IPA Legal and Regulatory Committee.
He received his J.D. from the Duke University School of Law, where he was the editor-in-chief of the Alaska Law Review. He received his B.A. in political science from Duke University and formerly served on Duke’s national alumni association board of directors.
- Duke University (J.D., 2000)
- Duke University (A.B., 1997)
Bar Admissions : Georgia
- National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (Nareit)
- ACG Atlanta, board
- CFO Roundtable
- Institute for Portfolio Alternatives (IPA)
- Georgia Bar Association Ad Hoc Committee on Benefit Corporations
- Junior Achievement of Georgia, Leadership Council
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