Mr. Madgett’s primary practice areas are Corporate, Commercial and Intellectual Property law, including corporate governance, business and commercial transactions, securities offerings, IP licensing, Internet and e-commerce law.
He is also experienced in Financial Services, Real Estate and Construction and Construction law. With over 30 years of experience practicing law in San Diego, he is recognized as a consummate negotiator and advisor.
Mr. Madgett has significant experience advising both public and private companies, from start-up and emerging growth companies to established middle market companies in a variety of industries.
His clients include private offering fund managers, green energy and clean-tech companies, hardware and software developers, Tech and e-commerce companies, as well as traditional manufacturers, wholesale and retail distributors, franchisors and franchisees, contractors, developers, professional organizations and service establishments.
Mr. Madgett serves as outside general counsel to many of his clients, advising them on a wide variety of legal matters, including initial business organizational and structural issues, financing and capital formation, strategic alliances and joint ventures, licensing strategies, product development and distribution, mergers and acquisitions, and day-to-day business operational issues and agreements.
His goal is to make the deal happen, not break it, but he will also advise his clients when it is time to move on.