Mark partners with emerging, high-growth and mature technology companies in Silicon Valley and New York, throughout the U.S. and all over the world.
He offers strategic advice on transactional matters at every stage, including initial funding, venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions and public market fundraising. He also represents the venture, incubator, corporate and growth investors who invest in those companies, as well as the investment banks that serve them. Clients appreciate the 360-degree perspective Mark brings from having previously worked as a legal and business executive at major technology companies and as a partner in a venture capital firm.
For nearly a decade, Mark has been recognized as a leading lawyer by Chambers USA for his work with venture capital, startups and emerging companies. In the recent edition of Chambers USA, a client commented, "[Mark] is the epitome of the experienced and effective business lawyer. He has a tremendous amount of experience and can effectively tailor all of that experience to specific, actionable advice for your company."
Mark was recognized in 2022 as “Dealmaker of the Year” by The American Lawyer for his representation of Coinbase in its pioneering direct listing on Nasdaq. He is also ranked as a key lawyer by Legal 500 for venture capital and emerging companies. In the 2021 edition of Legal 500, his client notes, “Mark Stevens has decades of experience coupled with intelligent, strategic thinking.”