Practice Areas

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Private Equity and Venture Capital

DMC regularly assists clients in connection with private equity and venture capital investments. Our attorneys have represented companies, private investors and investment funds in connection with private equity investments ranging from seed financings of a few hundred thousand dollars to large financings in excess of $100 million, including issuances of preferred stock, warrants and convertible debt.  In the three years ended December 31, 2012, our attorneys represented issuers and investors in equity financing transactions totaling approximately $400 million.

Start-ups and Growth Companies

DMC frequently advises clients on the selection of an appropriate legal entity for a business and assists in all aspects of the formation of a corporation, limited liability company, partnership or other entity. Once the entity is formed, DMC assists clients during the entire life cycle of a business, from raising start-up capital, through various financings, acquisitions and other transactions.  We are often called upon to assist entrepreneurs in connection with strategic business decisions as well as legal matters.

Mergers & Acquisitions

DMC assists clients with merger and acquisition transactions of any structure with any form of consideration. Our attorneys have handled merger and acquisition transactions with deal values ranging from a few hundred thousand dollars to several hundred million dollars.

General Corporate and Business Law

Commercial Transactions

DMC’s attorneys assist clients in structuring and negotiating a wide array of commercial contracts and transactions, including service agreements, sales and licensing agreements, distributor and reseller contracts and other agreements that establish a legal relationship with a prospective business or strategic partner.

DMC regularly advises clients on general corporate and business matters and often act as an outside general counsel for clients. We frequently are asked to participate in board meetings and counsel directors regarding fiduciary duties and other legal matters.