Affton Venture Capital Attorneys — 2 found

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  1. Affton Venture Capital Attorney Martin C. Walsh

    Martin Walsh

    Martin C. Walsh, Jr. received his law degree, and a Dual Concentration in Business Transactions and Taxation, from Saint Louis University School of Law. His undergraduate studies were... more
    Licensed for 9 years
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  2. Affton Venture Capital Attorney James V. Stepleton

    James Stepleton

    Saint Louis, MO Venture Capital Attorney
    Licensed for 39 years
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Venture Capital

New businesses that need money often rely on investors whose focus is loaning money to start-up businesses. Venture capital attorneys help negotiate and document the terms of the investment, including what the investors get for their money, and how the business will be run after the investment. The investors usually want shares in the business and the right to have some input into the company's business strategies. Structuring this kind of deal can be very complicated; venture capital lawyers know what terms are standard and what terms are negotiable. If you are starting a business and need financing, a venture capital lawyer will provide advice about how to attract and negotiate with venture capital investors.