Josh Pollick, a partner in Orrick’s Santa Monica
office, is a member of the Technology Companies Group.
Josh represents high growth technology companies and venture
capital firms in many areas, including corporate and securities law, corporate formations,
venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, public offerings and secondary
offerings. Legal500 recognizes Josh as a “Next Generation
Lawyer” in the area of US venture capital and emerging companies for 2017 and 2018, Super Lawyers recognizes Josh
as a “Rising Star” in Business/Corporate for 2016, 2017 and 2018, and Chambers and Partners USA 2018 recognizes Josh as an "Associate to Watch" in the Nationwide Startups & Emerging Companies category.
Josh’s company-side representations include BrightBytes,
Casetext, Casper, Cleanly, Cloud9, CREXi, Criteria Corp, Descartes Labs, FabFitFun,
Flutterwave, Genius, Human Interest, Jack Erwin, Lendable, Messagebird, Meteor, Monica & Andy, Paladin Cyb, Paperspace, Patch, Payfazz, Phase Four, PlayVS, Scale, Stripe, Twist Bioscience and WeRecover.
In addition to his company-side representations, Josh has
represented leading venture capital firms and other strategic investors,
including Bpifrance, Canal+, Coatue Management,
Iris Capital, Manifest Investment Partners, Menlo Ventures, Pathbreaker Ventures and Wicklow Capital. He has also helped set up a
number of incubators and private funds, including Heavybit Industries.