Awards & Rankings 08.15.19
Impressive Showing Includes Six “Lawyer of the Year” Recognitions
Pillsbury M&A, Emerging Growth & Venture Capital partner Steve Kaplan guides entrepreneurs from a wide industry spectrum through every phase of building, growing, operating and eventually selling successful businesses.
From entity formation and early-stage capital raises through eventual sale or other liquidity event, Steve counsels clients on the complex legal issues they encounter throughout the business life cycle. He advises on convertible debt and equity financings, capital formation strategy, corporate governance, employment and compensation matters, technology licensing and transfer, and shareholder issues. Steve has extensive M&A experience representing buyers and sellers in multifaceted transactions, including stock sales, mergers, spinoffs, asset sales and recapitalizations.
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2005
John M. Olin Scholar of Law and Economics
B.A., University of Virginia, 2002
with distinction, Phi Beta Kappa
District of Columbia