David C. Clarke - Perkins Coie LLP

David C. Clarke

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 206-359-8612

David Clarke, a Partner in Perkins Coie’s national Business Practice, focuses on the representation of emerging growth companies, middle market businesses, public companies, venture funds and private equity funds. David's practice emphasizes mergers and acquisitions, private equity and growth equity transactions, venture capital financings, public offerings and corporate governance. David works with privately held clients at all stages of development, serving as outside general counsel and as a key advisor on M&A and corporate finance transactions. In addition, David represents leading venture and private equity funds in portfolio company investments. David is a regular speaker on M&A, venture capital and private equity topics.

Williams CollegeBA 1987George Washington University Law SchoolJ.D. 1991
Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), Seattle Chapter, Technology Alliance, American Bar AssociationWashington State Bar Association

Office Location

1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101-3099
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Venture Capital Law of the Seattle Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Securities / Capital Markets Law of the Seattle Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Venture Capital Law of the Seattle Metro Area
David C. Clarke has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!David C. Clarke has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!David C. Clarke has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law (Business Planning, Emerging Business, Joint Ventures, Private, Private Equity, Private Placements, Securities, Strategic Alliances, Transactions)
Securities / Capital Markets Law
Venture Capital Law (Biotechnology, Clean Tech, Private Equity)

Other Information

Gender: Male
Languages:
English