Highly experienced and versatile general corporate/securities attorney and business... more
Highly experienced and versatile general corporate/securities attorney and business advisor, including significant experience as General Counsel to both a highly-successful software and a life sciences company. I currently serve as General Counsel and SVP Corporate Affairs for Kineta, where I oversee all legal and corporate matters for a fast-growing drug development company. Admitted to p... view profile
Since my career has focused on working with start-ups, I understand the common set... more
Since my career has focused on working with start-ups, I understand the common set of issues which effect emerging companies. I have dedicated my career to this area because I am entrepreneurial myself and thrive on the excitement and energy involved in new ventures and ideas. I genuinely enjoy working with entrepreneurs and welcome the opportunity to become part of the team that helps them ach... view profile
In his corporate law practice, Mr. Myer advises on all aspects of business... more
In his corporate law practice, Mr. Myer advises on all aspects of business transactions, finance, securities, mergers and acquisitions, corporate operations, and corporate governance. He drafts business plans and offering memoranda, negotiates angel or venture capital for start-up companies, negotiates bank or other institutional financing for established businesses and drafts contracts with co... view profile
Mergers / acquisitions lawyers help businesses buy other companies, or merge with them to become a single company. For example, America Online and Time Warner merged in 2000 to form AOL Time Warner. There are many reasons companies merge–for example, corporate strategy and finance, economies of scale, increased revenue or market share, and cross-selling opportunities. Mergers and acquisitions attorneys understand business law, are often trained negotiators, and will be able to draft detailed agreements describing the new relationship.