We advise private investment funds, family offices, angel and accelerator investors, and other investors on all aspects of angel, venture capital and private equity investments, including 

  • Strategic planning and formation of private funds and investment holding structures
  • Portfolio investment transactions
  • Counseling related to dilution from non-participation in subsequent portfolio company financing transactions
  • Counseling related to portfolio company exit transactions

We provide sophisticated, end-to-end counsel in

  • Friends and family investments
  • Seed-stage investment negotiations and due diligence 
  • Fund structuring, governance and compliance
  • Resolution of conflicts of interest among affiliated investment vehicles
  • Venture, growth and late-stage financing negotiations and due diligence
  • Special-purpose or hybrid investment structures
  • Minority-stake investments and majority-stake or complete acquisitions 
  • Intellectual property recapture or extraction from failed enterprises
  • Restructurings and negotiations with creditors and management 
  • Equity, convertible equity and convertible debt investments
  • Analysis and assertion of economic and governance rights
  • Structures designed to align incentives