Elaine is a corporate and securities associate in our Silicon Valley office.

Elaine Strand Sylvester
Silicon Valley
P+1 650 463 5420

Elaine specializes in the representation of emerging growth companies throughout their lifecycles. Elaine is broadly experienced with corporate formation and governance matters, venture capital financing transactions, and a variety of M&A transaction structures.

Elaine represents a wide variety of technology companies from consumer internet, software, telecommunications, and entertainment technology industries, as well as a number of leading venture capital firms.


  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D.
  • Oberlin College, B.A., Philosophy and Sociology
    • with Honors in Sociology