Van brings a pragmatic, business-centric approach in counseling companies and senior management teams, honed through over twenty years of experience in legal, strategic and operational roles in both Fortune 500 and start-up companies. During that span, he has negotiated countless transactions, helped companies raise capital (venture, angel, and senior debt), spearheaded mergers and acquisitions, forged business development opportunities, drafted strategic business plans, counseled companies on employment, regulatory, and ethical issues, managed complex litigation, and served as a trusted sounding board to numerous CEOs. Van works extensively with clean tech and other environmental businesses, providing legal and business counsel, transactional work, capital raising, M&A, licensing, and related matters.
Admitted 1994, Washington
Professional Webpage: http://ascentllp.com/van-katzman/
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