Kristin Garr focuses her practice on general corporate matters, including capital markets, venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions and securities law compliance.

Prior to joining Pillsbury, Kristin was an attorney for the IRS Office of Chief Counsel Honors Program.

Representative Experience

  • Represented Chevron New Energies in connection with its investment in Svante's $318 million Series E funding round as lead investor and Zero Emission Industries, Inc.
  • Represented Chevron Technology Ventures in connection with its investment in Infinitum’s $185 million Series E funding round and Compact Membrane Systems' $16.5 million oversubscribed Series A funding round.
  • Represented Regalix in its acquisition by MarketStar, a deal honored as the 2024 Americas Media & Marketing Deal of the Year by M&A Atlas Americas Awards.

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  • Represented Airly in its $5.5 million Series A financing led by firstminute capital and Pi Labs.
  • Represented in its acquisition by AMD (NASDAQ: AMD).
  • Represented Nikola Corporation in its acquisition of Romeo Power, Inc.
  • Represented Swrve in its acquisition by MessageGears.

Professional Highlights

During law school, Kristin served as staff editor for the Intellectual Property and Technology Forum. She also served as the liaison between the law school’s Entrepreneurship & Innovation Clinic and IntEnt, the business school’s incubator program.


  • J.D., Boston College Law School, 2020
    cum laude

    M.B.A., Boston College, Carroll School of Management, 2020
    cum laude

    B.A., Medical Anthropology & Environmental Studies, Case Western Reserve University, 2015
    cum laude


  • District of Columbia