I am a business-savvy attorney with in-depth knowledge of law, business,
technology, and the needs of startup and early-stage companies.
I develop close working relationships with clients based on a positive
attitude and rock-solid dependability so I can deliver High-touch Legal
Most clients are startup or early-stage companies, though I work with
established small companies, as well. Whatever their size, I bring more
than a decade of in house legal experience at such companies as
Lexis-Nexis and Visa, where I was VP and Legal Counsel.
Advising clients on a wide variety of legal issues, such as corporation / LLC formation, intellectual property strategy, employment, compensation, corporate law, litigation management and regulatory compliance.
Drafting, negotiating and interpreting a broad range of agreements, including complex licensing, open source, systems integration, software development, internet application services, nondisclosure, leases, financing, executive compensation and more.