JJ Asarch joined the Onyx M.D. team as General Counsel in 2013. In this role, Asarch oversees all legal aspects of the company and advises in developing and executing the company's general business and strategic plans. Asarch came to Onyx M.D. from the Black Creek and Dividend Capital Groups, Denver-based sponsors of private equity funds and public non-traded real estate investment trusts (REITs). At Black Creek/Dividend Capital, Asarch served as Vice President and Senior Corporate Counsel where he attended to corporate governance matters, business transactions (acquisitions, dispositions, and buyouts), and various litigation, and where he served as lead internal counsel for the asset management/operations groups of two separate REITs.
Prior to his time at Black Creek/Dividend Capital, Asarch was in private practice as a corporate and real estate attorney at the law firm of Lewis Bess Williams & Weese (f/k/a Ducker Montgomery Aronstein & Bess) and the law firm of Faegre Baker Daniels (f/k/a Faegre & Benson), an AM Law 100 firm. Asarch received his law degree from Northwestern University School of Law in 2004 and his B.A. in History from Williams College in 2000, where he graduated cum laude.
In addition to spending time with his wife, their two young children, and the family's two golden retrievers, Asarch enjoys skiing and hiking and is a huge Denver sports fan.