Emerging Growth Companies

Innovative companies need innovative advisors. Paul Hastings is one of the world’s leading innovative law firms, helping to guide those looking to accelerate development and navigate new paths to growth.

Client Successes

  • Advised Redmile Group in multiple transactions including its investments in Kymera Therapeutics, Inc., ElevateBio, Pilant Therapeutics, Achilles Therapeutics, Repare Therapeutics, Hookipa Pharma, Inc. and Neurogene Inc.

  • Advised Deerfield Management Company in multiple transactions including its investments in Generation Bio, Inc., NeoChord, Voyant Biotherapeutics, Alector, Appello Pharmaceuticals and Cabaletta Bio, Inc.

  • Advised Digitalis Ventures, LLC in its investment in Series B Preferred Stock of Scratch Financial, Inc. and the Series A financing of PedMedix Limited

Business-Focused Legal Advisors—At Every Stage of the Business

We take pride in partnering with our emerging clients for the long-term—from advising on business formation and structuring, to seed and series financings, all the way through an exit event. Throughout the relationship, we provide innovative, cost-effective business and legal advice, drawing on our firm’s array of practices and global platform. We also have wide-ranging experience advising the venture investors who help power the development of growth companies.

Charting a Path to Growth

  • Our team provides cost-effective formation and complex business model structuring

  • We connect clients with our extensive global network of contacts—from leading U.S. institutional, seed, and angel venture capital investors to corporate investors, bankers, and entrepreneurs .

  • We partner with emerging growth companies to devise pragmatic legal and business-oriented solutions in day-to-day operations from initial start-up to maturity, and access to sources of capital and other business resources

  • We provide the full spectrum of legal services, including strategic advice on intellectual property protection and litigation, capital financings, fund formation and investments, complicated regulatory processes, securities law and compliance, tax, and accounting issues

  • Our firm’s strong presence across the Americas, Asia, and Europe positions us to advise startup companies based in key markets and provide practical domestic and cross-border counseling

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