Mark Bonham serves as co-chair of Stoel Rives’ Technology & Life Sciences practice and is located in the Salt Lake City office, where he focuses his practice on providing corporate legal counsel to technology, life sciences, software, internet-based, electronics, venture capital, and investment banking companies and emerging businesses. A member of the Corporate group, Mark is well-known in the Salt Lake City region due to his emerging business and venture capital experience. With a depth of knowledge in startups, financing, licensing, mergers and acquisitions, equity compensation, business strategy, IPOs, SEC reporting, and exit strategy, Mark has deep relationships with tech startups and emerging businesses.
Recent transactions where Mark has been an advisor include representing a startup company receiving an investment from a venture fund, advising a software company in a merger with a company in a related space, and assisting in the sale of an equipment rental company. Last year, Mark was part of a team advising a transportation equipment company in the placement of more than $350 million of securities led by J.P. Morgan.