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April 25, 2022Firm News
Gunderson Dettmer Recognized in 2022 Mergers and Acquisitions Top Middle-Market Deals of the Year

Gunderson Dettmer was recognized as a winner in the 15th Annual Mergers and Acquisitions Top Middle-Market Deals of the Year for its representation of Foresight Sports in its acquisition by Vista Outdoor and The Athletic in its acquisition by The New York Times, two out of the thirteen winning deals for the categories Media and Consumer Products and Outdoor Recreation.

March 7, 2022Firm News
Gunderson Dettmer Named PitchBook’s 2021 Most Active Venture Law Firm Globally for the Eighth Year in a Row

Gunderson Dettmer is confirmed for the eighth year in a row as the “most active law firm” globally in PitchBook’s Global Venture Capital League Tables.  With over 2050 venture and growth equity financings to its credit in 2021, these deals represent over $165 billion raised for technology and life sciences companies worldwide.  This is yet another historical milestone for PitchBook Data.

December 15, 2021Firm News
Gunderson Dettmer Announces 15 New Elected Partners in Record-Setting Partner Class

Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP has elected 15 new partners, effective January 1, 2022, in its largest new partner class to date. In a year of unprecedented growth to more than 400 attorneys in 10 offices, these elevations add to the firm’s corporate and securities, fund formation, growth equity, public offerings/public companies, data privacy, technology transactions and tax practices.

August 21, 2021Firm News
Gunderson Dettmer Recognized by PitchBook as Most Active VC Law Firm in India and Southeast Asia for the 1st half of 2021

Gunderson Dettmer continues to earn top rankings as the #1 VC Law Firm Globally in PitchBook’s Global Venture Capital League Tables. In addition, the PitchBook database confirms that Gunderson Dettmer handled more venture and growth equity transactions in India and Southeast Asia for the first half of 2021 than any other law firm in the world.

August 16, 2021Firm News
Francesca Crisera Ruiz Joins Gunderson Dettmer’s Formidable M&A Practice

Welcome to the firm, Francesca Crisera Ruiz, our newest partner in Gunderson Dettmer’s formidable M&A practice. Gunderson announces Ms. Crisera Ruiz has joined the firm as a Partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions practice and resident in its San Francisco office. Formerly a partner at Squire Patton Boggs, Crisera Ruiz serves as an advisor to private and public companies on a wide range of M&A transactions.

May 28, 2021Firm News
The FutureWork Playbook Podcast launches with Gunderson Partner Natalie Pierce

In the first season of FutureWork Playbook Natalie Pierce, a Gunderson Dettmer partner and chair of the firm's labor and employment practice, will be addressing “Return to Work”. As Americans and the global economy come out of an unparalleled time in history, Natalie speaks with emerging companies and their teams on how they are tackling the future work of our economies, workforce and the laws that govern them.

May 24, 2021Firm News
Gunderson Dettmer Announces the 2021 1L Diversity Fellowship Cohort

Gunderson Dettmer is pleased to announce its inaugural 2021 1L Diversity Fellowship recipients: Adriana Alvarado, Emily Gaudiani, Natalie George, Wolfgang Jorde, Jimmy Sanders and Shane Visram.

1L Diversity Fellows receive a scholarship, as well as a paid 1L Summer Associate position at Gunderson Dettmer’s offices in either the Bay Area, Boston or New York. The program, launched in 2020, intends to expand access to emerging companies and venture capital to law students who self-identify as diverse.