Andre Gharakhanian Named to “Top 20 Under 40” by Daily Journal

January 26, 2012 (San Francisco, CA) – Silicon Legal partner Andre Gharakhanian has been selected as one of the top 20 lawyers in California under the age of 40 by the Daily Journal. The annual list honors the best and brightest in California’s legal industry.

Recognized for his work in counseling emerging technology companies and venture capital/angel investors, Andre launched Silicon Legal in 2007 in an effort to “transform and energize the traditional Silicon Valley legal model.”

Andre was cited for advising clients in more than 250 early stage venture capital and angel investments in the last two years, including high profile financings for TaskRabbit, Ticketfly and Zimride.

The “20 Under 40” listing is a special report that appears as a supplement to the Daily Journal. To read the article, click here.

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