Ian Stock Attorney Profile on UpCounsel
Ian Stock

Ian Stock

Commercial transactions and start-ups

Santa Cruz
California
Licensed in
CA
Yale Law
School

"Ian Stock was invaluable for us because of his broad-based experience in commercial..."

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About
A high tech corporate attorney and WSGR alumnus, Ian founded EntrepreLaw to offer outside General Counsel services to a select few companies. In particular, he: (1) offers legal support for the commercial transactions that major law firms charge too much for, handling commercial and technology licensing transactions throughout the entire sales and purchase cycle. (2) helps start-ups get started, prosper and grow, guiding initial financings (seed, convertible debt and early rounds), capital structure (options, restricted stock grants), and supplier and key customer deals. (3) counsels French and other non-US companies doing business in Silicon… read more Valley. Specialties International M&A deals and joint ventures.
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5.0
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out of 2 reviews
Clear Communication
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Meets Deadlines

"Ian Stock was invaluable for us because of his broad-based experience in commercial transactions. He handled a wide variety of negotiations and contracts for us, and handled them well."

Commercial Transaction Services
Posted on Apr 4, 2014
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"Thanks to this experience and his own great judgment, Ian has a strategic intelligence and vision that enable him to find the best way through our most complicated deals. We have the comfort of knowing that he has been there and done that. Ian handles easily transactions of a complexity that we were previously obliged to delegate to larger and more expensive law firms."

Additional GC services -- December 2013
Posted on Jan 4, 2014

Work History

EntrepreLaw

Founder & Principal

May 2005 - Present

EntrepreLaw:

does M&A, joint ventures and your bread and butter commercial and licensing deals;

helps start-up companies get started; and

helps French and UK businesses in their commercial relations in the US.

May 2005 - Present

Wilson Sonsini

Special Counsel

Mar 1998 - Oct 2000

Represented start-ups through the full range of legal needs.

Assisted public companies in major M&A and debt financing transactions.

Member of Advisory Board of an internet start-up.

Mar 1998 - Oct 2000

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