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Fast Facts

More than 800 emerging business and technology clients firmwide

More than $5 billion in venture financing transactions in the last five years

Ranked the #1 Most Active Law Firm globally based on the number of private funds worked on for limited partners in the Dow Jones Private Equity AnalystPrivate Equity Analyst (2010-2013)

Top 20 law firm ranked by number of venture capital transactions: Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst

Top 10 M&A transactions: Thomson Reuters, Mergermarket, Bloomberg, and Buyouts

More than 700 M&A transactions in the last five years with a combined market value of more than $250 billion

Top 15 firm for venture capital and emerging companies: Legal 500

Welcome to Morgan Lewis's Entrepreneur Resource Headquarters—a library of articles and presentations by attorneys in our Emerging Business & Technology Practice. We encourage you to browse this site frequently for guidance on matters related to your business.

Start-Up Phase
For companies still in the start-up phase, looking for guidance on issues.


Expansion Phase
For executives who have moved beyond the start-up phase and are addressing more complex issues.

Connect at Morgan Lewis

Connect at Morgan Lewis is a national program that our Emerging Business & Technology Practice presents to connect investors, entrepreneurs, and executives. We offer our clients opportunities to make connections with investors and business partners.

What's New:

Outline of Issues to Consider in Preparing for an IP

Setting up a Business in the UK, Re:locate Europe

Equity Crowdfunding Exemption — Who Needs It? – Tom Sharbaugh of Morgan Lewis

Six Ways Entrepreneurship is Like Jazz - Steve Goodman of Morgan Lewis

Congress Passes the Jobs Act to Simplify Capital Formation


SEC Proposes to Permit General Solicitation in Private Offerings

Legislation exempts emerging growth companies from certain financial disclosure and governance requirements for up to five years and provides a new form of financing to small companies.

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BoardPortal: A New Value-Added Tool

BoardPortal is a secure, easy to use, web-based platform managing entrepreneurs' documents and board communications to help you follow best practices.

Please see our latest White Paper, "Best Practices for Compiling and Distributing a Board Package."

Entrepreneurial Events

Visit our new industry calendar (powered by Basecamp Business), showcasing national and regional events and seminars targeted to entrepreneurs in the technology, life sciences, and clean tech sectors. This calendar is continuously updated with new and exciting events.