Adjunct Professor of Law
Professsor Jeffrey F. Brotman has been Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of Hepco Capital Management, LLC since its formation in September 2016. Hepco is a private investment firm that sponsors principal capital investments in diverse business sectors. He has been the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Legal Officer of Osprey Technology Acquisition Corp. since its founding in 2019, and is the Chief Legal Officer of Falcon Minerals Corporation. He was also Chief Financial Officer of Falcon Minerals from it founding in 2017 through June 2019.
Mr. Brotman was Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President at Resource America, Inc., formerly a publicly-traded specialized asset management company, until September 2016. Mr. Brotman joined Resource America in 2007, and while at Resource America also served as Executive Vice President of Exantas Corp. (then known as Resource Capital Corp), a publicly-traded real estate investment trust; Chairman of the Board of Directors of Primary Capital Mortgage (a direct residential mortgage lender); Director of Leaf Commercial Capital (a small ticket commercial leasing company) and sat on various investment committees across all product lines. Mr. Brotman was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Access to Money, Inc. (f/k/a TRM Corp.), one of the world’s largest non-bank ATM operators, from March 2006 to June 2007, and served as the Chairman of its Board of Directors from September 2006 through September 2008.
Mr. Brotman was a co-founder, and served as Managing Member, of Ledgewood, PC, a Philadelphia based business law firm, from June 1992 to March 2006, and was of counsel until June 2007. Mr. Brotman was a Trustee of Resource Real Estate Diversified Income Fund from its inception in March 2013 until September 2016 and served as a Director of Turnaround Fund from its inception in 2003 until March 2006. Mr. Brotman is also a Certified Public Accountant (currently inactive) and a licensed Real Estate Broker.