Jordan Silber


Like Cooley, my counsel on private investment fund formation has become increasingly global in nature.

Jordan’s practice is concentrated on the formation and representation of private investment funds – primarily venture capital and growth equity funds – in the US, Greater Asia and Middle East/North Africa regions. Over the last 20 years, he has acted in a leading legal capacity in the raising of more than $100 billion in private fund interests across a multitude of investment areas, primarily focusing on technology, healthcare and life sciences.

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  • Industrial Growth Partners Closes Fund VI at $1.2 Billion 

  • Qiming Venture Partners Closes Fund VIII at $2.5 Billion 

  • Qiming US Closes $260 Million Fund III 

  • Owl Ventures Closes More Than $1 Billion in New Funds for Global Edtech Investments 

  • Calibrate Ventures Closes Second Fund at $97 Million 

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It’s been another productive, highly efficient experience working with Jordan and his team at Cooley once again to raise our biggest funds in history in less than three months. – Jenny Lee, Managing Partner at GGV Capital - 2021

  • University of California, Berkeley School of Law
    JD, 2002

  • University of Texas at Austin
    MBA, 1994

  • University of California, Berkeley
    BA, 1991

Admissions & Credentials



  • American Bar Association

Rankings & Accolades

    Chambers USA: Investment Funds: Venture Capital: Fund Formation (USA Nationwide) (2015 - 2022)

    Chambers USA: Venture Capital: Fund Formation (California) (2021-2022)

    The Legal 500: Investment Fund Formation and Management – Private Equity Funds (2013 - 2022)

We raised the largest funds in our history in three months amid significant market gyrations. We could not have achieved that without the exceptional work by Jordan and his team at Cooley. It’s truly an honor working with them.– James Mi, Managing Partner at Lightspeed China - 2021