Also known as Trent Dykes

Trenton Cordell Dykes

Trenton Cordell Dykes

Venture Capital Attorney
Seattle, WA




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About Me

Mr. Dykes concentrates in securities and corporate finance, M&A and general corporate law. His experience ranges from advising start-up companies about formation and venture financings to representing public companies with SEC compliance, corporate governance and other related issues. Mr. Dykes has worked on numerous initial and secondary public offerings and hundreds of venture financings. His...

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Client Reviews

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Trent Dykes is the best securities attorney in Seattle

Posted by: Sam over 4 years ago.

Trent is knowledgeable, responsive and well connected in the investment community. If you are a business owner looking for the best securities...

Knowledgeable, professional, creative and pleasant.

Posted by: a Corporate client over 6 years ago.

In my business I have had many dealing with corporare attorneys and Trent tops the list by far. While most corporate attorney's seem to 'go...
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Megan L. Muir
Megan Muir

Seattle, WA

About 5 years ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I highly recommend Trent. He is an excellent lawyer with great business sense. He is highly skilled, extremely responsive to clients, and very...
Briteney Ann Mercer
Briteney Mercer

Seattle, WA

Over 6 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Trent is one of the brightest and most personable lawyers I know. I would have no hesitation recommending him to anyone.
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2002 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2001 – present



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2002 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Washington School of Law


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2011 Rising Star

Washington Law & Politics Magazine


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2002- present Member

King County Bar Association, Business Law Section

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Showing 2 of 3 publications

2009 Do Your Corporate Policies Consider Social Media?

Corporate Governance Alert

2007 Legal Due Diligence

The Mergers & Acquisitions Handbook, First Edition, published by Bowne & Co., Inc.

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Legal issues for startups: 10 things you need to know

at Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition

2010 How You (as In-House Counsel) & Your Company can Survive and Thrive During Times of Transition

at Association of Corporate Counsel (Washington chapter)

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