Ouyang joins Wilson Sonsini

By Luisa Beltran — 6 months ago

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati said Monday that Dan Ouyang has become a partner in the firm’s corporate and securities practice. Ouyang was previously a partner at Paul Hastings. Ouyang will be based in Beijing and Hong Kong.


Pivot3 raises $45 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 9 months ago

Pivot3 said Tuesday that it closed a $45 million equity and bank financing round. Argonaut Private Equity, a new investor in Pivot3, joined S3 Ventures, InterWest Partners, Mesirow Financial Private Equity and the Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati investment fund in providing additional equity. Austin-based Pivot3 develops hyper-converged infrastructure solutions.


Goodwin Procter Makes Business Law Appointment

By Angela Sormani — 3 years ago

Goodwin Procter has appointed Lawrence M. Chu as a member of Goodwin’s technology companies, M&A/corporate governance and private equity practices at the firm’s business law department. He will be based in the Silicon Valley office. Chu joins from Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in San Francisco where he was a partner. PRESS RELEASE Goodwin Procter, […]


NEA Appoints Special Senior Advisor

By Angela Sormani — 4 years ago

Global venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates has appointed Carmen Chang as a special senior advisor. Chang is to retire as a partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where she specialized in corporate and securities law and led the firm’s China practice. At NEA, she will work with NEA’s portfolio of companies based in, […]


B Corps Attract Notice, But Not in Silicon Valley: UPDATED

By Connie Loizos — 4 years ago

Last August, 8-year-old CouchSurfing, a social networking Web site whose members offer their homes to travelers free of charge, dropped its non-profit status and became a “B Corp” or “benefit corporation,” announcing $7.6 million in funding from Omidyar Network and Benchmark Capital as it made the transition. In the cookie cutter legal world of Silicon […]


Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Adds Li as Partner

5 years ago

Law firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has named Kefei Li partner. He joins the firm from Skadden Arps Slate Meagher and Flom, and will be based in China. Li specializes in capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate counseling. Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati provides legal services for technology, life sciences, and growth companies.


“MoFo” Hires New Head of Corporate Life Sciences in Palo Alto

By PEHub Administrator — 5 years ago

Morrison & Foerster, a law firm that earnestly promotes the tagline, “This is Mofo,” has announced a new head of its corporate life sciences practices in Palo Alto: Michael O’ Donnell, who joins from Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. PRESS RELEASE: Morrison & Foerster LLP is pleased to announce that Michael O’Donnell has joined the firm’s Palo Alto […]