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

Elaine Strand Sylvester
Elaine Strand Sylvester
Silicon Valley
P+1 650 463 5420
Elaine Strand Sylvester

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