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The first presentation from this series was quite excellent.  If you are considering raising money for your startup, or in the middle of the process, I highly recommend that you make the time to attend this session for next Tuesday.


WilmerHale and WeWork Labs are pleased to present the 2011 Summer Legal Series. Attorneys from WilmerHale’s Corporate Practice will present and answer questions on various topics of interest to emerging companies and entrepreneurs.
Please join us for the second presentation in the series:
Raising Money: From Family and Friends, to Angels to VC’s (Part 2)
Presented by Bob Schwed
With more than 35 years of experience in private equity, Bob Schwed has represented venture capital and buyout firms as well as companies in various investment activities, including early-stage investing, initial public offerings and leveraged buyouts. He is an adjunct professor at George Washington University Law School, where he teaches a course in venture capital law.
WilmerHale is proud to be the law firm sponsor of WeWork Labs 
and is dedicated to fostering collaboration among intelligent, creative and driven individuals.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
5 -7 p.m.

WeWork Labs
154 Grand Street
New York, NY

This event is open to the public, however, we have limited seating.  If you’re interested in attending, please let me know as soon as possible. @mjshampine or m [at]

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