Mustapha Parekh advises dynamic startup, emerging growth and public companies in the life sciences and technology industries in a wide range of transactions and matters throughout the business life cycle.
Mustapha counsels clients on company formation, angel investment, venture financing, equity incentives, IPOs, strategic transactions (including licensing and acquisitions), public reporting, corporate governance and general commercial transactions.
His prior experience allows him to better understand the needs of the complex industries he serves. He strives to help his clients manage their commercial relationships with effective legal risk management and to prepare for a successful exit.
REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE :
- Former in-house counsel with Genoptix Inc., a Novartis company specializing in personalized medicine cancer diagnostics. Transitioned Genoptix from its IPO to a publicly reporting company through its integration following acquisition by Novartis.
- Counseled company through the commercial development and launch of next generation sequencing products (including the licensing of bioinformatic tools and content).
- J.D., University of San Diego School of Law, 2004
- B.S., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 1999
ADMISSIONS : California
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