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Duane Morris Welcomes Corporate Partner Gregory Chin in San Francisco
April 21, 2020
SAN FRANCISCO, April 21, 2020—Gregory Chin has joined Duane Morris LLP as a partner in the firm’s Corporate Practice Group in its San Francisco office. Prior to joining Duane Morris, Chin was a partner at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
“Greg’s enthusiastic, entrepreneurial mindset and client commitment are a great fit for Duane Morris,” said Matthew A. Taylor, CEO and Chairman of Duane Morris. “We are excited to welcome him to the firm.”
“Greg is a strategic addition to help strengthen and grow our corporate practice in Northern California,” said Brian P. Kerwin, chair of the Corporate Practice Group. “His experience and skills will be a great benefit for our emerging-market companies practice and clients.”
“We’re very excited to welcome Greg to the firm,” said Stephen H. Sutro, managing partner of the Duane Morris San Francisco office. “He’s a terrific lawyer with deep ties to the Bay Area and an excellent pedigree. Greg will be a big contributor to the firm’s continued growth on the West Coast.”
Chin, who was a partner at Latham & Watkins, LLP and Jones Day before joining Mintz Levin, has 20 years of experience representing public and private companies in complex transactional, general corporate and securities disclosure matters. He focuses his practice on emerging growth industries, including innovative media, software, cannabis, energy and sustainability, life sciences and digital health. Chin has represented public and private targets and acquirers in mergers and acquisitions valued from under $1 million to more than $1 billion; represented both issuers and investors in hundreds of venture capital financings valued from under $1 million to several hundred million dollars; and represented both issuers and underwriters in public offerings. He regularly serves as outside general counsel, advising startups and emerging growth companies on their business plans as well as company formation issues, and counseling public companies with regard to disclosure obligations and SEC compliance issues.
Chin is a graduate of Harvard Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1999) and Yale University (B.A., 1993).
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