Go West: Venture Financings and Expansion Projects in the United States
PartnerSanta Monica, Los Angeles
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, a recognition given to five lawyers nationwide, and Super Lawyers recognizes Josh as a “Rising Star” in Business/Corporate for 2016 and 2017, a recognition given to no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in California.
Josh’s company-side representations include Bellhops, BrightBytes, Captain401, Casetext, Casper, Cloud9, CREXi, Descartes Labs, FabFitFun, Flutterwave, Genius, Jack Erwin, Meteor, Monica & Andy, Patch, Phase Four, Romeo Power, Scale, Stripe, Twist Bioscience and uBeam.
In addition to his company-side representations, Josh has represented leading venture capital firms and other strategic investors, including Canal+, Coatue Management, Iris Capital, Menlo Ventures, Pathbreaker Ventures and Wicklow Capital. He has also helped set up a number of incubators and private funds, including Heavybit Industries.
Prior to joining Orrick, Josh was a corporate associate for Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.