David J. Kendall
Founder, Attorney & CEO
David J. Kendall
David is an entrepreneur who practices law focusing on business transactions and general corporate and business law. He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, securities and credit finance and has worked with clients ranging from early-stage start-ups to multi-national Fortune 100 companies.
David has worked on public and private merger and acquisition transactions and represents both buyers and sellers on a regular basis. He represents borrowers, financial institutions and other lenders in connection with a wide array of credit finance transactions, including syndicated credit facilities, asset-based credit facilities, venture credit deals and convertible debt financings. David has assisted issuers, underwriters and investors in the issuance, sale or purchase of securities in public and private transactions, including venture capital financings. Many clients seek David’s general counsel in connection with the operation of their businesses, including with respect to relationships with employees, customers, suppliers and others. David regularly advises directors and officers regarding their fiduciary duties and provides counsel in connection with strategic business decisions.
David began his legal career working in New York for Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, an international law firm based in New York. David moved to Colorado in 2000 and worked in the Colorado office of Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison prior to founding Kendall, Dickinson & Koenig (subsequently named Kendall, Koenig & Oelsner) in 2002. David left KKO to found Bold Legal LLC in September of 2016.
David graduated from Duke Law School in 1994 and received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Richmond in 1991.
In addition to his work at Bold Legal, David founded Breakaway IP, a venture that provides intellectual property advice to clients.
David is boldly committed to racing bikes on the road and in the mud, rooting for Spiders and Blue Devils on the hardwood, applauding musical theater, singing harmony, knowing interesting people, visiting special places and having memorable experiences