services & industries

Venture Capital & Private Equity

We handle all aspects of private debt and equity financings for both issuers and investors, ranging from fund organization, portfolio investments, portfolio company divestitures and fund distributions and governance. The firm's fund clients include venture capital, private equity and mezzanine funds. We also represent many issuers in diverse industries, such as software, fuel cells, retail and manufacturing. Our professionals handling such matters have business degrees or hands-on experience running companies.

Our Services Include
 

  • Drafting and Negotiating Venture Fund Partnership Agreements
  • Tax and ERISA and Investment Company Act Advice and Structuring
  • Stock and Subordinated Debt Purchase Agreements
  • Voting, Stockholder and Registration Rights Agreements
  • Intellectual Property, including Technology Transfer Agreements
  • Warrant and Option Agreements
  • Qualified and Non-Qualified Employee Stock Option Plans
  • Confidentiality and Non-Compete Agreements
  • Selling Shareholder Indemnification and Contribution Agreements
  • Redemption Agreements
  • "Golden Parachutes" and "Golden Handcuffs"
  • Executive Compensation Agreements
  • Intercreditor/Equity Holder Agreements
  • Shareholder Restructure Agreements
  • Key-Man Life Insurance Agreements