Jim Collins

General Counsel and Head of Operations

Jim joined Silver Lane Advisors in 2017 and serves as General Counsel and Head of Operations. With over 11 years of legal experience advising asset and wealth managers and hedge funds in corporate transactions, Jim manages Silver Lane’s daily legal operations and assists in management of all of the Firm’s other operations.

Prior to joining Silver Lane, Jim was a Partner in the New York office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, an international law firm. Jim’s legal practice focused on the representation of public and private asset and wealth management firms and hedge funds in mergers and acquisitions, stock and asset purchases and sales, private and public equity and debt financings, securities offerings, and other general corporate matters. Jim also counseled clients on Securities and Exchange Commission reporting and disclosure, corporate governance matters, and stock exchange listing requirements.

Jim earned a JD from New York University School of Law and a BA in economics from the College of the Holy Cross. Jim enjoys running, golf, skiing and coaching his kids in sports. He is married with three girls and lives in Wyckoff, NJ.

Member of FINRA and SIPC