Austin Overview

With strong ties to the Silicon Valley, Pillsbury’s Austin practice draws upon the experience of colleagues all over the world, offering a comprehensive platform that meets a company’s needs from inception to public company governance. Our Austin attorneys represent all types of businesses, with an emphasis on assisting technology companies with venture financings, protecting and defending intellectual property, cybersecurity, M&A, commercial litigation, international expansion, technology transactions, and other critical issues faced by private or public companies.

As a market leader, we have a rich history of helping technology and life sciences companies succeed. Some highlights include:

  • More than $10 billion in venture financing for technology and life science startups
  • 79 IPOs under our belt as both issuer and underwriters’ counsel
  • More than 100 technology-related venture capital and private equity funds since 2000 in M&A transactions worth nearly $200 billion dollars
  • 1,000+ outsourcing and tech transactions worth more than half-a-trillion dollars.
  • Extensive trial experience in litigation involving IP (patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets), antitrust and business disputes

In addition to our leading technology practice, the Austin office offers a wide variety of general legal services, including corporate and business law, environmental law, media and telecom, and commercial litigation.