Our Practice Areas

MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS


MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS


Bold Legal’s professionals have extensive experience with merger and acquisition transactions of various sizes and structures, including sales of assets and equity, mergers and other consolidations.  Bold Legal can handle private and public deals, buy-side and sell-side, strategic and financial acquirers and all forms and nature of consideration, including earn-outs and other contingent consideration.  We have extensive experience with leveraged buy-outs, including the equity and credit financing aspects of such deals.

SECURITIES


SECURITIES

Bold Legal attorneys frequently assist early-stage companies with raising capital through angel, Series Seed, Series A and follow-on venture capital financing rounds.  Our experience includes both public and private securities offerings and equity, debt and convertible securities.

PRIVATE EQUITY AND VENTURE CAPITAL


PRIVATE EQUITY AND VENTURE CAPITAL

Bold Legal represents venture capital funds and other private equity funds as well as their portfolio companies.  We have worked with funds with various focuses, including venture investments, leveraged buy-outs, roll-up strategies, industry focused funds, real estate, debt investments and commercial lending.  We also provide fund formation services for small and medium sized funds. 

CREDIT FINANCE


CREDIT FINANCE

Bold Legal attorneys represent borrowers, financial institutions and other lenders with respect to a wide array of credit finance transactions, including syndicated credit facilities, revolving credit and term loan facilities, asset-based credit facilities, mezzanine financings, venture credit deals and convertible debt financings.  We have expertise in the perfection of security interests in all kinds of tangible and intangible assets.

START-UP FORMATIONS AND LEGAL ENTITY GOVERNANCE


START-UP FORMATIONS AND LEGAL ENTITY GOVERNANCE

Bold Legal assists start-up clients to form legal entities, issue founder equity and create initial governance documentation, and advise entrepreneurs in appropriately aligning incentives toward achieving success for the company.  We help clients with the governance of legal entities, including properly documenting the actions of the company and advising officers, managers and directors regarding their fiduciary duties.

GENERAL BUSINESS LAW


GENERAL BUSINESS LAW

Bold Legal regularly advises clients on general business and strategy matters and the operation of their businesses, particularly with respect to relationships with employees, customers, suppliers and others.

EMPLOYMENT MATTERS AND EQUITY INCENTIVE PLANS


EMPLOYMENT MATTERS AND EQUITY INCENTIVE PLANS

Bold Legal helps clients with employment issues such as drafting offer letters, employment agreements, separation and severance agreements, confidentiality agreements and intellectual property assignments.  We also assist clients in creating and implementing equity incentive plans to issue stock options, restricted stock and profit interests as well as other equity-based incentive plans.

COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS


COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS

We assist clients in structuring terms, conducting negotiations and drafting various commercial contracts, including licensing agreements, outsourcing agreements, customer agreements and vendor and supplier agreements.  We assist clients with standard terms and uses for online commerce, including privacy policies.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MATTERS


INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MATTERS

Bold Legal regularly advises clients with respect to the creation, development, sharing, protection, licensing, sale and other monetization of intellectual property.   We also counsel clients regarding risk and risk mitigation involving copyright, patent, trade secret and trademark issues.