Steve Davis focuses his practice on representing startups, emerging growth companies and their investors. His clients include companies which have participated in TechStars, the Portland Incubator Experiment (PIE), the Portland Seed Fund, and the Portland State University Business Accelerator, among others. He regularly represents startups and emerging growth companies, and their investors in connection with securities offerings and mergers and acquisitions. He has represented issuers in more than 25 financings thus far in 2012.
He also represents public companies with respect to securities offerings, public company reporting obligations, and mergers and acquisitions.Practice Highlights.
- Securities Offerings: Represented companies in numerous preferred stock financings and convertible note financings. Represented venture capital firms and angel investors with respect to numerous investments in emerging growth companies.
- Mergers and acquisitions: Represented a publicly held biopharmaceutical company in its acquisition of a privately held biopharmaceutical company and a startup power-converter manufacturer in its acquisition by a power management solutions provider.
- Public company reporting and counseling: Advised a software company on preparation of company periodic reports on Form 10-K and Form 10-Q, annual proxy statement.