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Thomas B.

Thomas Bark

523 reviews
Thomas Bark is a Partner at Jones Bay working with startups, but he can also handle legal matters for large companies. Previously, he has worked for two top international law firms for some 25 years - some of his experience includes working abroad.. His practice extends to corporate law and commercial contracts, with a particular emphasis in VC finance, M&A, lending, employment, joint ventures and technology issues. He attended The University of Virginia School of Law.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora

200 reviews
Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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Jesko O.

Jesko Onken

50 reviews
Licensed in California and Germany, Jesko Onken offers cost-effective legal advice to small and midsize companies. A speaker of German, French, and Italian, Mr. Onken provides services in business law and international legal management. He specializes in entity formation, business contracts, corporate compliance, immigration, licensing, and securities.
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Douglas P.

Douglas Park

Douglas Park is a corporate and securities attorney and strategy advisor who has been named to the Super Lawyers list in Business/Corporate and America's Top 100 Bet-the-Co... read more
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Conor T.

Conor Teevan

148 reviews
Top-tier talent shouldn’t have to come with a top-tier fee. This is why Conor Teevan combines his top-tier expertise (Yale undergrad, Stanford Law) with affordability. Conor has represented Silicon Valley startups, real estate investors, artists creating companies, and even a child author in need of a book deal. Conor himself started a real estate company with holdings in five states.
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Derek S.

Derek Saunders

2 reviews
Professional - Serving as general counsel, including advising in the following - Mergers and acquisitions - Commercial transactions, especially vendor/contractor agreeme... read more
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Melissa K.

Melissa Kann

2 reviews
Your California Attorney for Startup, Business, Corporate, Arts, Publishing, and Entertainment Matters Melissa is Of Counsel to Lachman Law, PC, a corporate, technology,... read more
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Brenda C.

Brenda Chavez

2 reviews
Ms. Chavez is a transactional attorney who drafts and negotiates contracts in numerous industries. In entertainment, she represents musicians, bands, filmmakers, producers,... read more
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Robert K.

Robert Krintzman

Robert Krintzman is a senior-level attorney with over 27 years of experience providing both public and private companies with the legal representation they need. He specializes in venture capital, real estate, entertainment, and energy sector law. He can handle both simple and complex cases without a problem and has several years of concurrent general counsel and business management experience.
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Reginald Y.

Reginald Young

Reginald graduated from UCLA Law and has a bachelor's from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He practices business law and securities law, with an emphasis in innovative... read more
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