Jason Schneiderman, a counsel in the firm's Business practice, focuses his practice in the area of business law with a particular emphasis on the formation of start-up/emerging companies, venture capital and debt financings, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property licensing and general corporate matters. He represents clients in a number of industries, including computer software, hardware, electronics companies, communications, software as a service, computer games, consumer facing websites (with an emphasis in the travel, real estate, and social networking industries), and media/publishing companies. He advises start-ups and venture-backed companies on business plans, incorporation, financing, founders stock, employee equity plans, intellectual property protection, licensing, distribution and strategic agreements, and mergers and acquisitions. Jason also represents a number of search funds and has experience at all stages from formation, acquisition of targets, debt financing, general corporate matters, follow on investments to liquidation of the search fund. He also represents portfolio companies and private equity funds and firms.
- BEA Systems Inc., San Jose, CA, Legal Intern, Summer 2002
- eBay Inc., San Jose, CA, Legal Intern, 2002
- East San Jose Community Law Center, San Jose, CA, Legal Intern, 2001 - 2002
- Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D., 2003
- University of Colorado, B.A., 1995