Will Bass

(Associate) Will advises clients on various transactional, regulatory, and operational matters, including domestic and offshore fund formation, as well as compliance and registration with state and federal securities laws.

Before joining Cole-Frieman & Mallon LLP, Will was an associate attorney at Berman Tabacco where he represented plaintiffs in antitrust class actions. While at Berman Tabacco, Will established the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain division of the firm's business development group. Will is also a former legal advisor to Cypher Capital LP, a hedge fund focused on cryptocurrency investments. Previously, Will was an extern for the honorable Judge Armstrong at the U.S. District Court (N.D. Cal.). Will earned his J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, where he graduated cum laude. Will received his B.A. in Economics from Sonoma State University, where he graduated summa cum laude.

Will enjoys going to the gym, wine tasting, cooking, and playing with his dog.

wbass@colefrieman.com