Stock Option Counsel, P.C. - Legal Services for Individuals. Attorney Mary Russell counsels individuals on equity grants, executive compensation design, employment agreements and acquisition terms. She also counsels founders on their personal interests at incorporation, financings and exit events. Please see this FAQ about her services or contact her at (650) 326-3412 or by email.
Learn the three standards that define Startup Equity and three questions to ask to know if you have the real thing.
1. Ownership - “Can the company take back my vested shares?”
2. Risk/Reward - “What information can you provide to help me evaluate the offer?”
3. Tax Benefits - “Is this equity designed for capital gains tax rates and tax deferral?”