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Readying Yourself for Your First Major Capital Raise


Date: May 19, 2020

Location: Mintz, One Financial Center, Boston, MA

During this MIT Enterprise Forum panel, Will Perkins and Dinesh Melwani, Members of Mintz’s Venture Capital & Emerging Companies and Technology Practices, will discuss getting your company “financing-ready” and the pros and cons of using different financing structures — including SAFEs, convertible notes, and series seed preferred stock.


William S. Perkins is a Mintz Member with extensive experience in corporate transactions and strategic investments. Will represents US and international clients in mergers and acquisitions, venture financings, and other partnering and licensing transactions. He also works on entity formation.
Dinesh K. Melwani is a transactional attorney at Mintz. Dinesh advises US and international clients on all types of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions transactions, strategic investments, entity formation, and financings.