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(CA) Palo Alto, Corporate Associate Attorney - Emerging Companies & Venture Capital - Morrison & Foerster


We are seeking a mid-level Corporate Associate to join the Emerging Companies + Venture Capital practice group in the Palo Alto office. 
  • The ideal candidate will be a high performer with 4 - 6 years of significant experience in corporate work including:
    • at least two years specifically working with emerging companies, incorporating and organizing them; creating their corporate infrastructure; supporting their growth through employee and consultant hires; helping them raise seed capital / angel capital / venture capital through convertible note financings or preferred stock financings; helping them expand their business through licensing transactions and nondisclosure / confidentiality agreements
    • representing companies or their acquirers in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, or other strategic transactions
  • The ability to concisely and effectively communicate complex matters in oral and written form is required. 
  • A strong work ethic, excellent leadership skills, and action-oriented interest in taking on increased levels of responsibility for transactions will add to your success on our team.
  • Bar Admission in California is preferred but, not a deal breaker.