Silicon Legal Welcomes Former Mayer Brown and Fenwick associate Carson Jackson

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Silicon Legal Strategy today announced that associate Carson Jackson has joined the firm in its San Francisco office.

Carson Jackson is an associate at Silicon Legal. She represents technology companies at every stage of the corporate life cycle, including entity formation, general business and corporate governance matters, debt and equity financings and M&A. Carson also advises venture capital investors on their investments into technology companies to help them achieved their preferred business objectives.

Prior to joining SLS, Carson was an associate in Mayer Brown LLP’s M&A group in its Chicago office, where she advised companies across various industries with strategic acquisitions and exits. Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Carson was an associate in Fenwick & West LLP’s Santa Monica office, where she advised technology and life science companies and venture capital investors in connection with a variety of financing, transactional and corporate governance matters.

Carson received her J.D. from UCLA School of Law and her undergraduate degree in Finance from the University of Georgia.

“SLS’ entrepreneurial approach to the lawyer-client relationship acknowledges and responds to the realities of the venture ecosystem in unprecedented fashion,” said Jackson. “I could not be more excited to be joining this exceptional team of attorneys, paralegals and staff.”

“Carson’s experience at her two prior firms is impressive, and her dedication to client service aligns with our high-touch service model for our expanding client base,” said Andre Gharakhanian, Partner at Silicon Legal Strategy. “Silicon Legal continues to attract top tier talent, and we are excited to grow our team with yet another remarkable hire.”

About Silicon Legal Strategy
Silicon Legal Strategy is the premier boutique law firm providing targeted, bottom-line-oriented advice to technology startups, innovative entrepreneurs and seasoned investors. Trained at the top firms in Silicon Valley, our attorneys and staff are incredibly passionate about technology and have extensive experience representing early stage companies and investors. We are a known quantity in Silicon Valley, and work with or sit across the table from every major law firm in the area. Perhaps most importantly, we ourselves are entrepreneurs. We truly understand the challenges of a startup — like building and motivating a team, creating repeatable processes to ensure continued customer satisfaction at scale and dealing with infrastructure issues. We face these challenges every day — and as a result, are able to deliver more relevant, bottom-line-oriented advice. Put simply, we actually “get” what entrepreneurs are going through.

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