Angel Investments

Bringing capital to startup and growth stage companies can be challenging and rewarding work. Risks are high and potential rewards are high. We have experience helping investors evaluate legal risks associated with early stage companies and protect their investment dollars to the greatest extent possible. Early stage investments are never clean, but with good counsel you can approach them with your eyes open.

 

Managing Partner
Robert is our founding partner, former Managing Director and Associate General Counsel at Jefferies, and former Mayor of Laguna Niguel,…
Attorney
Tim is a skilled legal executive, CPA and partner to senior business leadership teams from Fortune 100 companies to start-up…
Attorney
With over 17 years of experience representing public and private companies through large and small transactions, David brings a unique…

Robert Ming

Managing Partner

Robert is our founding partner, former Managing Director and Associate General Counsel at Jefferies, and former Mayor of Laguna Niguel, California.  Robert structures and negotiates large technology transactions, supervises global procurement contract review and helps design contract repository and workflow management systems.  Robert has previously been general counsel for a B2B e-commerce procurement provider and began his career at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius in Los Angeles where he did securities work, private placements, broker-dealer regulatory work and intellectual property licensing.  Full Bio

Tim Hickey

Attorney

Tim is a skilled legal executive, CPA and partner to senior business leadership teams from Fortune 100 companies to start-up entities who is valued for his strategic thinking, commercial practicality, judgment, creativity, negotiations expertise and ability to drive change.  He has a proven record of solving complex legal and business challenges, while reducing risk, and meeting commercial goals and deadlines.  Tim is a seasoned executive with with 17 years of experience at Sears affiliated companies and began his career at Vedder Price in Chicago. Full Bio

David King

Attorney

With over 17 years of experience representing public and private companies through large and small transactions, David brings a unique mix of corporate finance, governance and taxation, real estate and intellectual property experience. Formerly practicing law at both Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, and at Sidley, Austin, Brown & Wood, David has represented underwriters and issuers in initial public offerings and negotiated and closed mergers & acquisitions for public and private companies. He has also practiced as a CPA and brings a rare financial acumen to his legal work.