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Joseph Michael Wallin

About Joseph Wallin

About me

I am a startup and corporate transactions attorney in Seattle. My practice falls into three broad categories:


  1. Startups and emerging companies;
  2. Angel and venture financings; and 
  3. Mergers & acquisitions.


I represent companies from inception to exit, and provide general counsel services along the way. For example, I regularly help companies adopt and administer stock option and other forms of equity compensation plans and arrangements.

I also represent investors in companies, as well as executives and founders.

You can reach me at (206) 757-8184, or via email at You can follow me on Twitter at @joewallin. My Gibberin user name is joe.

I am a frequent public speaker, and happily entertain offers to speak.

I am the also founder and editor of