Christine is Of Counsel in our Silicon Valley office.
Christine is Of Counsel in our Venture Capital and Private Equity Fund practice group and is resident in the Silicon Valley office. Christine’s practice specializes in the formation and operation of venture capital and other private equity funds and their general partner and related management company entities and she has assisted sponsors with the formation of venture capital, buyout, debt and pledge funds that have raised over $13 billion in committed capital. Christine advises funds in all stages of their operations, including fund formation and governance matters, compliance with securities laws, the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, ERISA, as well as on other matters pertaining to venture capital and private equity funds.
Prior to joining the Firm, Christine was an associate in the Venture Capital practice group of Cooley LLP in Palo Alto where her practice focused on the formation and representation of venture capital and private equity funds, including the representation of venture capital funds and emerging companies in financing transactions and matters of general business and corporate law.
Prior to joining Cooley, Christine was an associate in the Cleveland office of Jones Day where her practice focused on the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate law and securities
- University of California, Los Angeles, J.D.
- Case Western Reserve University, B.S., Accounting
- Weatherhead School of Management Most Outstanding Senior in Accounting
- Beta Alpha Psi Award for Excellence in Accountancy