Venture Financing: How Founders Can Win

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm 

Join Cooley startup lawyers Lauren Creel and Josh Seidenfeld in a discussion around early stage financings. You’ll better understand the timeline of a VC deal, what the investor and company are each responsible for, the key terms in the term-sheet and how to avoid mistakes.

Josh Seidenfeld - Partner | Cooley
Josh Seidenfeld represents companies at all stages of their lifecycle, from startups to public companies with a focus on software, internet and healthcare-related technology companies (both consumer and enterprise). He has represented issuers and underwriters in public offerings, has substantial experience representing both buyers and sellers in M&A and both issuers and investors in private company financings. Josh also regularly advises his clients on general corporate issues, securities matters and implications of proposed business transactions.

Lauren Creel - Associate | Cooley
Lauren Creel primarily represents startups and venture capital funds, with an emphasis on early-stage companies and financings. She also has experience with public offerings for both domestic and foreign private issuers, SEC reporting and compliance and mergers and acquisitions.