Mark H. Mirkin
Practice Groups and Client Sectors:Corporate, Technology, Intellectual Property, Education, Universities, and Endowments, FinTech, Cryptocurrencies, and Blockchain
Areas of Focus:Startups and Startup Financing, Securities and Capital Markets, Technology Licensing, Life Sciences
Mark Mirkin focuses his practice on strategic corporate and securities counseling to emerging and high-growth companies, especially in the context of seed, early stage and venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and IPOs. He has applied his voluminous knowledge of the startup landscape to help his clients in early stage financing transactions, particularly in private placements and public offerings of equity, debt and convertible securities. In this capacity, he has extensive experience advising companies in the life sciences, information technology, and clean technology industries in all aspects of corporate and securities law.
Mr. Mirkin has represented numerous biotech and medtech startups in launching their drug discoveries and medical devices, helping to navigate them through the FDA clinical trial process for new drug approval and to surmount the regulatory hurdles for medical devices. Many such companies have been spin-outs from universities' and research institutions' laboratories, benefiting along with infotech startups from Mr. Mirkin's extensive experience in the technology transfer process.
Prior to joining Rimon, Mr. Mirkin worked as a partner at Hicks, Motto & Ehrlich in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. He has been a frequent speaker to university audiences of engineering, computer science and medical students on topics of corporate and securities law, especially venture financing for technology startups. He was honored to chair the inaugural Southeast Venture Conference, now in its 14th successful year.
Mr. Mirkin received his J.D. from Duke Law School and his B.A. in Economics cum laude from Duke University.
News, Events, & Insights
- Seed-stage financing for life sciences ventures
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- Environmental Health Sciences Bridging the Gap between Exposure, Mechanism and Public Health Seminar
Rimon opens new office in the Research Triangle, North Carolina
News March 06, 2017
Rimon Deal Featured in DBR Daily Business Review
News January 06, 2016
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