Professional Biography
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Joe Bailey Partner

  • Portland

    D +1.503.727.2173

    F +1.503.727.2222


    1120 NW Couch Street, 10th Floor

    Portland, OR 97209-4128




Joe Bailey represents companies through all stages of their growth, ranging from startups to large public companies. Known for delivering exceptional service and practical counsel, Joe regularly advises clients on their most significant financings and strategic transactions.

Joe has broad experience on both sides of M&A deals, working with business owners and portfolio companies pursuing M&A-based liquidity events and strategic buyers implementing their acquisition strategies. He focuses his corporate finance practice on helping clients access the capital markets; raise capital through investments from venture capital, private equity, and angel investors; and negotiate debt financings with banks and other lenders. In addition to his company clients, Joe also represents investors in debt and equity financings.

Beyond his transactional work, Joe serves as outside general counsel to startup companies, providing governance, securities, and general business counsel.

Professional Leadership

  • Oregon State Bar Association, Executive Committee of Securities Regulation Section, 2018 - 2019

Related Employment

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Palo Alto, CA, Associate, 2011 - 2014





Bar and Court Admissions

  • Oregon


  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2011
  • University of Oregon, B.S., 2008