Cairncross & Hempelmann
Bob is a 25+ year corporate finance attorney. His practice emphasizes emerging and growth companies and their need to be structured to meet the expectations of private equity, venture capital, potential acquirers or lenders.
Bob takes great pride in working with growing Northwest companies. He views his clients as partners. From start-ups through the middle market, he offers a practical and thoughtful approach to strategic decisions, financing alternatives and exit opportunities. Because Bob has worked on both sides of the financing process and the M&A world, he has learned to quickly translate the needs of investors and strategic partners for management and entrepreneurs.
Bob counsels clients on all manner of corporate transactions, including sales of businesses through merger, stock sales and asset sales; and other strategic business relationships. He counsels his clients on early stage financings, venture and private equity financings and other capital formation efforts. In addition, he works closely with many boards of directors, advising them on equity and cash compensation and various business matters.