The Flatiron Difference

THE FLATIRON DIFFERENCE

Who We Are

Senior Deal Lawyers

Focused, senior, “been there, done that” team

Subject Matter Experts

Deep subject matter expertise gained on the inside

Entrepreneurs Like You

Entrepreneurs who have been on your side of the table

Offices Where You Are

Integrated multi-office team in major innovation centers

What We Do

M&A 3.1sm

Flatiron lawyers are M&A subject matter experts with decades of combined experience managing complex transactions for buyers and sellers across all industries but with a focus on the technology, clean energy and life sciences sectors.

Emerging Company & Venture Capital

Flatiron Law Group has deep expertise in representing entrepreneurs and emerging companies, and the venture capital firms that finance them, in the technology, cleantech and life sciences industries. No young associate will train on your mission-critical matters.

Fund Formation

Flatiron acts for sponsors and investors in the formation and capitalization of private funds. We form private equity and hedge funds of different types, including venture funds, buyout funds, mezzanine funds, distressed debt funds, real estate funds, infrastructure funds and multi-strategy and special situations funds. We utilize cross-border structures such as master feeder, parallel funds, funds of funds and separately managed accounts.

Banking and Finance

Flatiron lawyers have extensive experience representing clients on lending and borrowing of money, and management of financial liabilities. Our work includes structuring transaction to protect client interests and attain commercial objectives, and we negotiate complex documentation to establish the relationship between borrowers and lenders.

Licensing and Technology Transactions

Our technology team represents developers, owners, licensors, licensees and buyers of intellectual property and technology on the full range of transactions to commercialize IP and technology assets. We understand of our clients’ business models and utilize our knowledge of technology, and experience in dealing with issues relating to software, patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, software and privacy, to deliver real-time, forward-thinking and practical solutions to meet clients’ business objectives and requirements.

Privacy and Cyber Security

Flatiron has assembled the Flatiron Cybersecurity Alliance to help clients stay ahead by taking an all-inclusive look at cybersecurity and privacy to both protect themselves and facilitate their business goals faster and better than ever. The Alliance is comprised of lawyers and technologists (executive and operational) that provide pragmatic cross-disciplinary advice on strategy, digital transformation, privacy and consumer protection, implementation, operations, incident and threat management, forensic analysis and business continuity.

Projects and Clean Technology

In our work we have represented sponsors and lenders and other participants and successfully closed billions of dollars in financing for the development and implementation of energy and transportation and social infrastructure projects in more than 22 countries around the world.

Why We Are Different

Close Deals

Close deals quickly with focus on what moves the needle

Solve Problems

Make complex problems simple for you

Help Clients Succeed

Help Clients achieve Exit Events and other Strategic Objectives

Manage your Budget

Efficiency Platform enables us to offer Best Pricing

How We Do It

Low Overhead Platform

We don’t invest in expensive real estate, train junior associates or invest in fixed assets of customized IP infrastructure.

Leveraging Technology

We built a next generation lawyer workspace, constructed entirely using an open architecture, seamlessly integrating best in breed cloud-based tools, applications and other resources.

Progressive Labor Model

We allocate workflows in the most economically rational manner to the client to ensure quality and cost-efficiency.

Advanced Analytics and Business Processes

We use proprietary deal tools and analytics allow us to offer value added services.

Success Stories

DEPCOM Power

At the client’s side every
step of the way

Anton Oilfield Services

Business results worth millions

Noble House Home Furnishings

Successfully closed refinancing of $85 million, adding the flexibility needed by the company to operate and grow the business