Raj is a startup lawyer and former tech COO with over 15 years of cross-border experience building, managing and advising startups at every stage of growth from formation to exit in the US and Asia. He is licensed to practice law in California and Singapore.
We represent founders, startups and investors in venture financings from seed to Series A, B, C and beyond. We also negotiate cross-border M&A deals and assist companies execute everything from due diligence to post-closing integration.
We also advise on a wide range of commercial transactions to acquire, develop and sell new technologies, products and services. These include software and patent licensing, strategic joint ventures, and IP asset sales and purchases.
We help emerging companies launch and expand in new markets around the world, including Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand, India, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore and the US.
We advise on all aspects of international expansion including group restructuring, employment, intellectual property, privacy and compliance.
Sale and Purchase of Business
We represent founders, companies and investors in a wide range of cross-border M&A transactions involving business and asset acquisitions, private placements, strategic mergers and business combinations, and spin-offs.
We assist clients through every stage of a transaction - business objective evaluation, due diligence, negotiations, closing and post-closing - always proactively identifying opportunities and mitigating risks.
Media & Publications
Q&A with the EiC – Raj Barot
Association for Corporate Counsel