Private equity acquisitions
Secondary market transactions of technology companies
Acquisitions using private credit or bank financing
Boards of directors’ fiduciary duties
Post-closing integration matters
“We know the particularities of Startup law and Venture Capital, which is crucial to successfully negotiate and close financing rounds for our clients. We care about our clients and we are not afraid of complex cross-border VC deals. Actually, that is what we do daily”.
– Sofía Yagüe, Partner
NEXT represents entrepreneurs, startups and mature technology companies both from the U.S. and abroad. We assist with the full startup life cycle: from legal incorporation and structuring, to financing rounds and exits, and many things in between! We at times offer Startups packages with deferred fees to help the client get to that first financing round.
Analyzing the best legal structure for the startup.
Corporate Restructurings (including “Flips” to U.S. holding companies)
Financing rounds (from small convertible note/SAFE rounds to series seed and large venture capital backed Series A rounds
Stock Option Plans and other Employment Matters
SaaS, License & Commercial Agreements
Exits (see our M&A practice page)
– Sofía Yagüe, Esq. Partner
NEXT also assists Angel Investors and Venture Capitalists with negotiating and closing investments and exits, and with their due diligence and board governance efforts.
NEXT represents acquirers and sellers in the sale of small and mid-market businesses. We also advise investment funds on secondary market transactions for technology companies. Being at the crossroads of the United States, Latin America and Europe, many of our deals have an international component. We help our clients navigate through complex cross-border issues and bridge the culture gap between international parties.
NEXT represents developers, investment funds, sponsors, operators, businesses and private investors in connection with complex real estate transactions.
We advise our clients on the formation of venture capital funds, private equity funds, hedge funds, real estate partnerships, and other special purpose pooled investment vehicles. We assist investment funds and family offices with private placements and transactional matters. We also advise our clients on the structuring of onshore and offshore feeder funds and the structuring of cross-border investments.
We advise borrowers and lenders on real estate, corporate and project financing matters and act as counsel to numerous small and mid-size businesses in a wide variety of business and transactional matters.
We advise our clients on a variety of financing matters, including private equity investments, private credit transactions, offshore offerings and project financings. We represent both borrowers and lenders. Most of our deals have a cross-border component. In addition, we act as the “external” in-house counsel of many of our clients and handle day-to-day corporate and employment matters, pre-litigation advice, and advice on contractual matters.
NEXT represents restaurant owners and food & beverage companies in connection with their operations, including leases, financing rounds, lending, vendor contracts (and disputes) employment, trademarks, distribution and co-packer arrangements.
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