Ran Ben-Tzur

Partner, Corporate  

Santa Monica | Mountain View 310.554.5403 (SM) 650.335.7613 (MV)


Ran Ben-Tzur provides strategic counseling on a wide range of corporate matters to high-growth private and public technology companies, primarily in the software, social networking, internet and mobility sectors. He has extensive experience in capital markets transactions and has represented numerous issuers and underwriters on initial public offerings and other equity and debt offerings, as well as SEC compliance and corporate governance. Ran’s issuer-side initial public offerings include Facebook, Fitbit, Upwork and Zuora. His underwriter-side initial public offerings include Jive, Rocket Fuel, Veeva Systems, New Relic, Impinj and Nutanix. He also counsels emerging companies on day-to-day corporate matters and advises them on strategic financing transactions.

Prior to joining Fenwick & West, Ran was enrolled in the Business Law and Policy Program at UCLA School of Law and received his J.D. in 2010. While attending law school, he served on the executive board of the UCLA Journal of Law and Technology. Ran also interned in the Los Angeles regional office of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.

Prior to attending law school, Ran worked as an auditor at a national accounting firm.​