startup ventures

We represent startup founders, ventures and employees in business formation, employment negotiations and agreements, vendor contracts,  financings, regulatory investigations, compliance with laws including employment, intellectual property, commercial litigation and arbitrations, and founder disputes. 

Representative clients and matters include:

  • Lead investor for a $50 million seed investment into a startup hedge fund.

  • Startup high end CBD company in all respects of the business including LLC formation and negotiation and drafting of all key contracts.

  • Significant individual minority partner in a leading hemp seed distributor relating to the investment and agreements.

  • Startup enterprise launching a chain of gyms in the southwestern United States in all respects relating to the business including formation, and all business, employment and acquisition agreements.

  • Prosecuting claims, pending in NY State Court, on behalf of the founder of a hugely successful real estate startup recently valued in excess of $5 billion.

  • Founder of a high profile New York based startup in a dispute with his co-founder, which including significant valuation issues.

  • Founder of a joint-venture with a Fortune 500 Company in a partnership dispute.