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Elizabeth Jane Chandler

Elizabeth Jane Chandler

also known as Elizabeth Farnam

Practice areas:

Venture Capital, Securities Offerings, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate & Incorporation, Contracts & Agreements

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Venture Capital: 35%
    12 years
  2. Mergers & Acquisitions: 25%
    12 years
  3. Securities Offerings: 25%
    12 years
  4. Corporate & Incorporation: 10%
    12 years
  5. Contracts & Agreements: 5%
    0 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Megan L. Muir

    I have worked opposite Liz on a number of transactions. She's a very capable, careful and talented business attorney. She is missed in Seattle.


    Megan Muir Venture Capital Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Dla Piper, LLP (Us)

701 Fifth Avenue
Suite 7000
Seattle, WA, 98104


WIGood Standing201203/27/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Golden Sneaker Award for FundraisingJuvenile Diabetes Research Foundation2013
WSGR Community Service AwardWilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati2006
MemberOrder of the Coif2003

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselDla Piper, LLP (Us)2015 - Present
Senior AssociateGodfrey & Kahn2011 - 2015
Contract AttorneyFenwick & West2011 - 2011
Associate Seattle/San DiegoWilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati2003 - 2011
Summer AssociateWilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati2002 - 2002
Law ClerkU.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington2002 - 2002
Legal AssistantDussault Law Group1999 - 2000

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of WisconsinMember2012 - Present
Milwaukee Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Bar Association, Business Law SectionMember2011 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2009 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of WashingtonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
University of Bath, UKInternational StudiesCertificate of TransAtlantic Studies1998

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Young Association for Corporate GrowthLegal Considerations in a Venture Capital Round2014
Innovation Series of the Advance Business and Manufacturing CenterCrowdfunding Rules and Regulations2014