A partner in the Corporate Group, Kevin helps clients, both large and small, develop, acquire, commercialize, license and sell their technology assets. He also helps clients finance their business strategies through the private capital markets, especially through venture capital financing.
Kevin works closely with clients to understand their business objectives and to structure transactions that meet those goals.
Kevin regularly advises clients in structuring, drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements, including intellectual property licenses, distribution agreements, supply agreements and joint ventures. He helps clients finance the development of their businesses through the private capital markets. And he helps clients acquire and sell their technology assets: He has advised both buyers and sellers in a variety of divestitures, asset purchases, stock purchases and mergers.
Prior to attending law school, Kevin worked for more than a decade as a business reporter and editor for newspapers in the Twin Cities and in Washington, D.C., receiving numerous state and national awards for his work. He served as the editor of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal, was a reporter and editor for the St. Paul Pioneer Press and contributed stories on business-related topics to The New York Times.
Kevin is a member of the firm’s Technology Commerce group and serves on the firm’s Recruiting Committee.