Max Cantor is a partner with Orrick's global Technology Companies Group.
Max focuses on advising startup founders, high-growth technology companies, venture capital and private equity funds, and strategic acquirers in connection with planning and executing a variety of corporate transactions.
He has extensive experience in a broad range of corporate and transactional matters, including venture capital and growth equity financings, mergers & acquisitions, corporate formation and governance matters, and SPAC transactions.
Max also works closely with clients to provide strategic business insights and outside general counsel services, advising clients on day-to-day corporate governance and boardroom matters, equity compensation and employee incentive structures, intellectual property protection and licensing, and general commercial matters.
FUSE Venture Partners:
Athletic Greens – growth equity financing, led by SC Holdings
Fortress Brand – in its acquisition by Trivest Partners
The 86 Company – in its sale to Brown-Forman Corporation
Coolhaus – in multiple growth equity financings, led by Sunrise Strategic Partners
Jask Labs – Series A Financing, led by Dell Technologies Capital
Go Deed – Series Seed financing, led by Paua Ventures
Operative Media - in its acquisition by SintecMedia and Francisco Partners
Sea Pine Technologies – in its sale to Zurich North America
Invicta Growth – in its investment in Orbital Insight's Series D financing
Gordon Pointe Acquisition Corp. – De-SPAC merger with HOF Village, LLC
Bowery Real Estate Systems – Series Seed financing, co-led by Camber Creek and Fika Ventures