Sequoia ♥ Law Firms

Sequoia Technology Partners XI, an investment fund Sequoia Capital uses to support its industry friends, collected Google stock worth $14 million via the YouTube acquisition.

Law firms included in the fund are:
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, which got Google shares worth $800,000;
Gunderson Dettmer, which got shares worth $319,000;
Heller Ehrman, which got shares worth $280,000;
Fenwick and West, which got shares worth $200,000;
Latham & Watkins, which got shares worth $80,000; and
Perkins Coie, which got shares worth $60,000.

It’s nice to be friends….