Corporate Venture Capital
- Represented a health care diagnostics company in several debt and equity investments in emerging life sciences companies located in the United States and Europe. Such investments have typically included a commercial agreement, and several have been followed with acquisitions of the remaining equity as well as exits via a sale to a third party or an IPO.
- Represented the venture capital division of a global automotive supplier in its debt and equity investment in a high-growth clean fuel company. The investment also included a long-term supply agreement.
- Represented the venture capital division of a multinational lighting manufacturer in its acquisition of a distressed lighting technology company.
- Represented a health care diagnostics company in multiple investments in venture capital funds targeting emerging life sciences companies.
- Represented a utility company in the disposition of its minority investment in an energy management systems company.
- Represented a utility in various minority equity investments in distributed energy technology companies.
- Represented an automotive retailer in evaluating potential equity investments in various emerging automotive technology companies.
- Represented an energy company in its investment in a venture capital fund.
- Provided guidance and legal counsel with respect to various corporate governance needs during the life cycle of an investment, including evaluating the impact of and rights related to the portfolio company issuing additional equity, entering into agreements for secured debt, amending its charter documents, and other legal needs.
- Counseled a family office in multiple equity and debt investments in the health care and medical devices industries.
- Represented an angel investor in a late-stage preferred stock investment in the fintech industry.
- Represented an angel investor in a Series Seed investment in the beverage industry.
- Assisted an angel investor in her convertible note investment in the health care industry.
- Represented an angel investor in the sale of his investment following the IPO of a pharmaceutical company.
- Represented a family office in its preferred stock investment in the fintech industry.
- Assisted an angel investor with his investment in a “SAFE” (simple agreement for future equity) in the retail industry.
- Advised tech entrepreneurs in forming investment fund focused on investing in innovative, next-generation blockchain products.
- Represented venture capital investment fund in formation for cryptocurrency index fund using an offshore feeder fund structure.
- Advised general partners regarding investment funds focused on middle-market buy-out opportunities and growth equity investments, including in the health care sector.
- Represented venture capital investors in their investment into a medical marijuana-focused infrastructure fund.
- Represented various litigation funders in structuring and documenting investment funds for both commercial and consumer litigation finance investments with claimants and law firm.
- Served as outside counsel for innovative impact investment manager and its investments in the clean water and sanitation space in emerging markets, including structuring first-loss capital tranches and recoverable grants, raising institutional and philanthropic capital, and structuring blended financial return and impact metrics.