Jonathan Krause
COO and General Counsel

Jonathan is COO and General Counsel. Jonathan received a B.A. in History from Brandeis University and earned his J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. He is a member of the New York State Bar and also received an L.L.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law in 2010.

Prior to Class 5 he was COO and General Counsel at Lumia Capital. Before Lumia Jonathan spent seven years in corporate law in New York concentrating his practice on venture capital financings, corporate governance, securities law, M&A and commercial agreements at Pepper Hamilton LLP and Orrick, Herrington and Sutcliffe LLP in New York. He has advised entrepreneurial companies and emerging growth investors on a full range of transactional and securities law matters, consummating over $3 billion in public and private financing transactions.