Venture Capital; Private Equity; Private Placement of Securities and Emerging Markets

Venture Capital; Private Equity; Private Placement of Securities and Emerging Markets

The venture capital law attorneys of Smith Hurst have a substantial practice in representing clients with matters regarding angel based, private equity and venture capital funds, capital formation and raising and the documentation and structuring of investments in portfolio companies, with a particular emphasis in the private placement of securities. With more than twenty years of experience in Arkansas and throughout the United States, the venture capital and private equity attorneys of Smith Hurst have substantial experience and contacts to assist our clients’ businesses in taking their next steps for growth and development.  

 

Our venture capital law group often provides sophisticated legal counsel to individual financiers and investors, angel funds, company management, private equity firms and venture capital firms seeking to invest capital in companies as well as counsel emerging businesses seeking capital from such sources.  We have a vast amount of experience in leveraged buyouts and acquisitions, management buyouts and the formation and operation of private equity funds and funds of funds.  We appreciate the legal, business and financial issues facing emerging and intellectual property driven companies and strive to work with these companies to successfully obtain capital and financing from other sources.  We also have substantial experience in tax, securities and entity laws that provide a solid foundation with which to provide advice to these clients.

The Smith Hurst venture capital law and private equity law team works closely with our mergers and acquisition attorneys, taxation attorneys, executive compensation attorneys, corporate law and corporate transactions attorneys, and intellectual property attorneys to provide counsel and solutions for a broad-range of issues.

 

Our team shares an attitude of excellence while
helping our clients achieve their business and personal goals.