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Kha Dang is a Partner in Perkins Coie's Seattle office and a member of the Emerging Companies practice group.  Kha's practice focuses on the corporate and transactional needs of startups and high growth technology companies, including corporate formation and founders issues, angel and venture capital financing, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions.  Kha has over a decade of legal experience advising startups and high growth companies, from both the outside law firm and as a former in-house general counsel.  Kha serves as a key advisor to his clients on fundraising and strategic transactions, bringing a hands-on, practical and business-oriented approach to legal services.  Kha's clients include companies in the interactive entertainment (video games), cleantech, digital media and cloud services sectors, and the investors that invest in them.  Kha is a frequent speaker on the topics of formation issues, startup issues and angel and venture capital financing and has been listed in Washington Law & Politics, as a “Rising Star of Washington Law".  Kha recently served as chair of Perkins Coie's Seattle Diversity Committee and Perkins Coie's Seattle Community Service Committee and on the Hiring Committee.  


Languages spoken: Vietnamese, English

Practice areas


  1. Venture Capital: 20%
  2. Media: 20%
  3. M & A: 20%
  4. Financial Services: 20%
  5. Business: 20%

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Perkins Coie LLP

1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4800

Seattle, WA, 98101-3266


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising Stars of Washington LawWashington Law & Politics Magazine2012
Rising Stars of Washington LawWashington Law & Politics Magazine2011
Rising Stars of Washington LawWashington Law & Politics Magazine2010
Rising Stars of Washington LawWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Rising Stars of Washington LawWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
Rising Stars of Washington LawWashington Law & Politics Magazine2006
Rising Stars of Washington LawWashington Law & Politics Magazine2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyPerkins Coie2006 - Present
General CounselCoCo Communications2005 - 2005
AttorneyPerkins Coie1999 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Vietnamese Professionals SocietyMemberN/A
Asian Bar Association of WashingtonBoard Member2007 - 2009
Asian Bar Association of WashingtonBoard Member1999 - 2003
Asian Bar Association of WashingtonChair1999 - 2003
Publication nameTitleDate
Perkins Coie Startup BlogStartupPercolator Founders Tip of the Week2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
University of WashingtonEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
NWEN Angel Financing Seminar (2006-2011)Understanding Angel Financing Legal and Financial Terms2011
Digipen Institute of TechnologyLegal Issues facing Interactive Entertainment Startups2011
Atlas Accelerator SeminarsUnderstanding the VC's perspective on Angel Financing Terms2011
Game Industry Start Up 101Financing Fundamentals2010
Emerging Trends in Northwest CleantechCleantech Financing2010
Game Industry Start-Up 101How to Form Your Business & Protect Your IP2009