Bill Graves Partner
Since 1999, Bill has counseled businesses on a variety of corporate and securities law matters, including corporate governance, technology licensing, employee benefits, debt and equity financings, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate formation. Bill has also advised numerous public companies regarding SEC compliance and Nasdaq listing issues, reorganizations, and securities issuances.
Bill's primary specialty is working with early stage businesses in connection with fund raising and the drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts. Bill also works routinely with venture capitalists and other early stage investors. In addition to providing traditional corporate legal services, Bill spends significant time assisting his clients with strategic planning and providing introductions to local investors and service providers. Helping clients to significantly increase the likelihood of success is the basis of Bill's practice.
Prior to joining M&H, Bill practiced as a corporate/securities attorney at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in Palo Alto, California.