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  • Nationwide: Investment Fund Formation and Management: Private Equity Funds (Including Venture Capital)
  • Nationwide: M&A/Corporate and Commercial: Venture Capital and Emerging Companies - “Firm to Watch”

“Mayer Brown has a ‘creative and super smart’ emerging companies and venture capital team, led by Paul Chen in Silicon Valley, which has expanded significantly in recent years.” The Legal 500 US

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  • USA Nationwide: Venture Capital Law
  • Houston Regional: Venture Capital Law
  • Utah Regional: Venture Capital Law

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