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Chad Starkey

Chad Starkey

Attorney at Law

Los Altos
Licensed in
CA
Pepperdine University
School of Law

"You were very helpful. Thanks Chad!"

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About
CES Legal Services provides the highest quality yet affordable legal and strategic business services for all early stage businesses. We pride ourselves not only on the quality of our services but on the speed in which we provide them – a speed that matches the furious pace of today’s start-up environment. We can be your dedicated virtual in-house counsel until such time that you grow to a point where you need a full-time attorney on staff. Or, we can provide project-based assistance to solve your company’s pressing needs.

CES was founded by Chad Starkey who has over 15 years experience representing companies ranging from Fortune 500
… read more companies to 1 man shops working out of their garage.
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"You were very helpful. Thanks Chad!"

Stock Purchase Agreement Services
Posted on Dec 7, 2017
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"Chad was great. Easy to communicate with and very responsive. Understood our business needs as a tech start up and helped us with our TOS and Privacy Policy."

Privacy Policy Services
Posted on Dec 1, 2017
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"Chad knows Founder agreements and was instrumental in both legal strategy and contract execution, with short-turnarounds. Definitely plan on working with him more."

Consult on Corporate Restructure
Posted on Oct 23, 2017
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"Fast excellent and clear. I will use Chad for all my corp matters."

Corporate Restructure Services
Posted on Oct 1, 2017
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"Excellent!"

Contractor Agreement Services
Posted on Sep 9, 2017
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"Chad was very helpful and kept me on track. I highly recommend him!"

Asset Purchase Agreement Services
Posted on Sep 7, 2017

Work History

CES Legal Services

Principal

May 2017 - Present

CES Legal Services provides the highest quality yet affordable legal and strategic business services for all early stage businesses. We pride ourselves not only on the quality of our services but on the speed in which we provide them – a speed that matches the furious pace of today’s start-up environment.

May 2017 - Present

Jumio

Legal Advisor

Dec 2015 - Feb 2016

Helping to continue Jumio's forward momentum as I take time off from the grind to be with my family and explore new opportunities.

Dec 2015 - Feb 2016

Jumio

General Counsel

May 2010 - Nov 2015

All things legal at an emerging SaaS company in Silicon Valley.

May 2010 - Nov 2015

Talenthouse

General Counsel

May 2009 - May 2010

All things legal for a start-up social engagement site for artists and creatives. Also lead HR and managed Finance.

May 2009 - May 2010

AMEC

Senior Counsel

Jun 2008 - Jan 2009

Negotiated complex commercial deals for company based in Shanghai, China.

Jun 2008 - Jan 2009

Bay Area Law Firms

Commercial Counsel

Jun 1999 - May 2008

Associate and Senior Counsel for two boutique law firms starting commercial groups in Silicon Valley. Representative clients include major biotechnology companies, major custom hardware manufacturer, several Bay Area construction companies, myriad start-up companies and automobile manufacturers.

Jun 1999 - May 2008

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