John R. Larson





John Larson represents securities firms as well as businesses selling securities in either the public or private market.  He assists clients with organizational and operating issues such as structure, liability, tax ramifications, regulatory issues, employment, terminations, acquisitions, and related matters. 

Representative Experience
  • Represented multiple public issuers of real estate limited partnerships in registering securities offerings in numerous states.

  • Represented a number of registered securities firms and issuers in investigations by state and federal securities and tax agencies.

  • Represented a number of securities firms in organizational and operational matters.

  • Represented a securities broker-dealer in over $2.5 billion of taxable and tax exempt bonds sold over 20 years.

  • Represented an EB-5 issuer in the structure and issuance of over $500 million of limited partnership offerings.

  • Managed and represented a venture capital firm in due-diligence and investment matters.

Professional & Community


  • Minnesota
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • Real Estate Investment Association, Member