Stock Option Counsel

Stock Option Counsel to Individual Employees. 

We evaluate clients’ stock options and other employee equity with our Silicon Valley expertise in corporate  law, financings and exits. This empowers employees and executives to evaluate their compensation with the knowledge and perspective of sophisticated investors. We advise on equity compensation offer negotiation, tax and exercise choices to maximize value, and sales of startup stock.

Consider adding our expertise to empower your choices at every stage of your "investment" in employee equity, including:  

Offer Evaluation & Negotiation Counsel for Salary & Equity

Employee-Friends Terms for Offer Letters, Employment Agreements, Independent Contractor Agreements & Intellectual Property Assignments

Option Exercise and Tax Planning

Sales of Startup Employee Stock to Third Parties

Post-Acquisition Employment Negotiations

Disputes and Exit Planning