Brian Edstrom

Attorney

Brian Edstrom is a seasoned attorney who benefits his clients with over seven years of experience working for federal and state regulatory agencies in Washington D.C. and Minnesota. In Minnesota, Brian served as the Director of Securities at the Minnesota Department of Commerce. He was responsible for overseeing registration of securities offerings, and registration, enforcement and examination activities involving investment advisers and broker dealers doing business in Minnesota. In Washington, Brian investigated civil rights and civil fraud claims with the U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division and Civil Division, Consumer Protection Branch.

Brian leverages his valuable perspective as a former regulator to effectively assist his clients in a meaningful way.


Education:

  • University of Wisconsin Law School
  • Colorado College
  • University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs Policy Fellows Program
  • Licensed in Minnesota and Wisconsin


Presentations & Speaking Engagements:

  • Lessons Learned: Bitcoins/ICOs, 02/21/2018

  • Legal Talks: Crowdfunding Options for MN Businesses, 2/22/2018

  • Minnesota Continuing Legal Education: Funding The Business, 1/9/2018

  • Lessons Learned: Crowdfunding in Minnesota 12/04/2018

  • Raising Money and Crowdfunding Office Hours at Impact Hub, 10/10/2017


Outside of work Brian enjoys running, biking and exploring Minnesota’s lakes and trails with his wife, Emily, and their two young children. Brian regularly enters (and regularly does not win) the New Yorker’s caption contest.

You can reach Brian Edstrom at 612-584-3407.

Areas of Practice

Brian Edstrom is a seasoned attorney benefiting his clients with his seven years of experience working for federal and state regulatory agencies in Washington D.C. and Minnesota.

Regulatory Compliance

Brian leverages his valuable perspective as a former regulator to assist his clients with regulatory compliance matters, security offerings and general business transactions.

  • Business formation and structuring
  • Securities Offerings
  • Crowdfunding
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Investment Adviser Registration and Compliance
  • Broker Dealer Registration and Compliance

Offices:
901 Marquette Ave S.
Suite 1675
Minneapolis, MN 55302

Call Us:

(612) 584-3400