Bryan Warner Attorney Profile on UpCounsel
Bryan Warner

Bryan Warner

Attorney at Law

San Francisco
California
Licensed in
CA
University of Southern California Gould School of Law
5.0 5
Clear Communication
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out of 2 reviews
About
Bryan is a business advisor and legal counselor to entrepreneurs, enterprises and investors. Passionate about working at the intersection of business, technology and law here in the Bay Area and throughout the country. At the end of the day, what I like most about my job is solving new and unexpected challenges and bringing order to complex and often chaotic processes.
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5.0
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines
out of 2 reviews
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"Bryan led our series seed equity financing, which was a first for me and the other founders. We ended up closing faster than expected and received more money than we expected. Bryan was great at addressing any issues and walking us through our options and the potential risks."

Venture Financing
Non-UpCounsel Client
Clear Communication
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Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"Bryan helped us form our corporation in Delaware and obtain qualification to operate our business in California. He went out of his way to discuss all of our options and the differences between the various legal entities."

Forming a New Business
Non-UpCounsel Client

Work History

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Corporate Counsel

Jan 2018 - Present

First corporate start-up attorney and fourth member of the legal team of a leading marketplace lending fintech company that has raised over $145 million from top VC investors and has grown from 4 to 300 employees in the two years since it was started. Responsible for all corporate legal matters, including corporate governance, strategic partnerships and capital raising efforts.

Jan 2018 - Present

Wilson Sonsini

Corporate Associate

Jan 2016 - Jan 2018

Counseled start-ups, mid-stage private companies and venture capital firms regarding venture capital financings, acquisitions, and general corporate and securities laws, primarily in the tech space. Provided day-to-day advice to management and handled complex transactions.

Jan 2016 - Jan 2018

Kirkland & Ellis

Corporate Associate

Oct 2013 - Jan 2016

Represented private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in all aspects of their business, including domestic and cross-border M&A, minority investments, restructurings, and debt financing.

Oct 2013 - Jan 2016

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