Strategic Legal Advisor/Corporate Lawyer
I serve growth-minded businesspeople in routine and complex matters. My background includes serving as head of Corporate Development and Legal at a growth stage startup, working with public company and PE clients at a worldwide law firm, and supporting entrepreneurial and venture-focused enterprises as they grow.
I graduated from the University of Texas School of Law (with honors, Law Review), and from the University of Oklahoma (B.B.A. with highest honors). I'm an avid cyclist… read more and podcast junkie. Let's connect!
- Asset Purchase
- Asset Purchase Agreement
- Reverse Merger
- Stock Purchase
- Other Mergers & Acquisitions Matter
- Advisory Agreement
- Business Formation Consults
- Business Licenses & Industry Regulations
- Buyout Agreement
- Corporate Dissolution
- Corporate Formation
- Corporate Restructure
- Delaware Incorporation
- Founders Agreement
- Franchise Agreement
- Franchise Disclosure Document
- Franchise Formation
- Joint Venture Formation
- Operating Agreement
- Partnership Formation
- Shareholder Agreement
- Other Business Formation Matter
- Outside General Counsel
"Darius's advice in setting up our first VC fund and vetting potential investments was invaluable. He acted not only as our lawyer, but as a strategic team member. He has since helped me on various projects with equally strong results."
"Darius executed on this project with enthusiasm and expertise. He understood my positions easily and guided me through each step of the way. I have already contacted him for a follow-up project."
National Partners in Healthcare, LLC
VP of Corp. Development, Counsel
Jan 2019 - Present
Serving as VP of Corporate Development and Corporate Counsel for PE backed portfolio company. Managing deal flow, structuring, negotiation and execution. Also serving as sole attorney supporting the organizations various legal needs.
System Director, Counsel for M&A
May 2015 - Dec 2019
Served in an international health system supporting M&A (buy and sell-side), commercial contracting, negotiation and risk management.
Haynes and Boone
Oct 2011 - Apr 2015
Associate in Private Equity group focused on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate legal projects.