Peter Lamb, a partner in our Silicon Valley office, is a member of the Corporate Group. Peter advises both emerging and well established companies, with a focus on consumer-facing and technology companies.

His experience includes a wide range of growth equity financings and M&A for tech, life sciences and private equity clients. Peter advises a range of start-up clients on general corporate and financing matters. He has also advised on the IPOs of companies such as Elevate Financial, Pandora Media and AVG Technologies. Prior to joining Orrick, Peter was with Davis Polk & Wardwell.

  • Representative Clients   

    • Aptean    
    • Elasticsearch Global BV
    • Janrain
    • Ladder Life   
    • Pinterest
    • Stripe
    • Twist Bioscience
    • Warburg Pincus

    Selected General Corporate Advisory

    • Securities law compliance, corporate governance and reporting advice for companies like AVG Technologies, Elastic, Ladder Life, Pinterest, Stripe, Twist.

    Selected Mergers & Acquisitions

    • AVG in its $1.3 billion acquisition by Avast.
    • Micrel in its $840 million sale to Microchip.
    • Palm in its $1.2 billion sale to HP.    
    • Ingram Micro in its $840 million acquisition of BrightPoint.
    • Various add on acquisitions for Vista Equity Partners’ portfolio company Aptean.
    • Shire’s asset sale of its Dermagraft business to Organogenesis.       
    • Vector Capital in its acquisition of Symantec’s application management business.    

    Selected Pro Bono

    • Board Member, Youth Rights & Justice.
    • Various pro bono representations, including National Center for Youth Law and Microcredit Enterprises, a non-profit microfinance organization, in the negotiation of its credit agreement with the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)