Max is an associate in the Saxton & Stump Business and Corporate Group. He is located in our Charleston, S.C., office, but also plays an integral role in working with our attorneys in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. His practice includes business and securities law, and he gained experience working for the investment management group of a large law firm and a hedge fund in New York City following his graduation from Harvard Law School.

He most recently worked as legal counsel for an SEC-registered investment adviser, where he managed private fund launches and fund document updates, as well as drafted other private fund documents. He also advised on and negotiated private investment deals, documents for activist campaigns and other corporate transactions.

While at Harvard, he was a member of the school’s Transactional Law Clinic and participated in the Prison Legal Assistance Project. During his time at Connecticut College, where he graduated magna cum laude, he received the Ruby Turner Morris Prize (awarded to a senior Economics major for excellence in economics) and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Alpha Theta honors societies. He played varsity lacrosse at Connecticut College and was a three-time member of the New England Small College Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.

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