Patrick V. Grilli
650-335-7899
pgrilli@fenwick.com
Industry Co-Lead
Advanced Transportation and Robotics , Defense Innovation & GovTech
Partner
Corporate
Patrick V.
Grilli
Patrick V.
Grilli
Patrick V.
Grilli
Partner
Corporate
Industry Co-Lead
Advanced Transportation and Robotics,
Defense Innovation & GovTech

Patrick advises emerging and public companies on a broad range of matters, including venture and debt financings, equity and employee compensation, complex joint ventures, acquisitions and restructurings, and corporate governance. Patrick provides clients with practical, thoughtful advice to help solve business and legal issues quickly and effectively.

Patrick has deep experience in the area of compensation as it relates to “talent” acquisition and retention, which is a significant challenge facing all technology and life science companies in cutting edge industries. His experience in the area of compensation ranges from advising emerging companies in their early compensation strategies to the structuring and implementation of complex compensation structures related to complex joint ventures, acquisitions and restructurings.

Advanced and Sustainable Transportation

As co-lead of the Advanced Transportation & Robotics industry focus, Patrick has extensive experience working with clients at the cutting edge of advancements in autonomous and sustainable transportation and mobility. His clients include companies and investors that are driving the most innovative solutions in aviation, space and terrestrial transportation.

Defense Innovation

As co-lead of the Defense Innovation & GovTech industry focus, Patrick guides clients through the complex legal frameworks applicable to companies pursuing dual-use and public sector-focused solutions for defense and government purchasers. His clients include companies developing leading solutions advancing national security and government efficiency in the areas of cybersecurity, artificial intelligence and beyond.

Transactional Experience

Patrick represents clients at all stages of development in strategic and transformational transactions, including representation in hundreds of venture capital financings, the structuring and implementation of joint ventures, and the execution of international restructurings.

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  • Multiple financings for Databricks, including its $60M Series C, its $140M Series D, its $250M Series E, its $400M Series F, and its $1B Series G, and its $1.6B Series H financings
  • Multiple financings for Freenome, including its $160M Series B and its $270M Series C, its $300M Series D, and $290M Series E financings
  • Multiple financings for Samsara Networks, including its $50M Series D, its $100M Series E and its $700M Series F financings
  • Multiple financings for BuzzFeed, including its $200M Series F and $200M Series G financings
  • Reddit in its $300M Series D financing
  • TripActions in its $275M Series F financing
  • Multiple financings for AltSchool, including its $33M Series A, its $100M Series B and its $40M Series C financings
  • Multiple financings for Tile, including its $35M Series B-1 Financing and $45M Series C Financing
  • Multiple financings for OODA Health, including its $40.5M Series A and $15M Series A-1 financings
  • More than 100 additional series financings totaling far in excess of $1B

  • Multiple financings for Databricks, including its $60M Series C, its $140M Series D, its $250M Series E, its $400M Series F, and its $1B Series G, and its $1.6B Series H financings
  • Multiple financings for Freenome, including its $160M Series B and its $270M Series C, its $300M Series D, and $290M Series E financings
  • Multiple financings for Samsara Networks, including its $50M Series D, its $100M Series E and its $700M Series F financings
  • Multiple financings for BuzzFeed, including its $200M Series F and $200M Series G financings
  • Reddit in its $300M Series D financing
  • TripActions in its $275M Series F financing
  • Multiple financings for AltSchool, including its $33M Series A, its $100M Series B and its $40M Series C financings
  • Multiple financings for Tile, including its $35M Series B-1 Financing and $45M Series C Financing
  • Multiple financings for OODA Health, including its $40.5M Series A and $15M Series A-1 financings
  • More than 100 additional series financings totaling far in excess of $1B

  • Archer Aviation
  • AviaGames
  • Big Panda
  • Big Switch Networks
  • Braid Health
  • Brightline Health
  • BuzzFeed
  • Databricks
  • Freenome
  • Iceye
  • Kinsa
  • Lux Capital
  • Niantic
  • reddit
  • Redis Labs
  • rewardStyle
  • Samsara
  • Tastemade
  • Tile
  • TripActions
  • Truck Labs
  • UP Partners
  • Urbint
  • Ware
  • Xwing
  • Versa Networks

  • Archer Aviation
  • AviaGames
  • Big Panda
  • Big Switch Networks
  • Braid Health
  • Brightline Health
  • BuzzFeed
  • Databricks
  • Freenome
  • Iceye
  • Kinsa
  • Lux Capital
  • Niantic
  • reddit
  • Redis Labs
  • rewardStyle
  • Samsara
  • Tastemade
  • Tile
  • TripActions
  • Truck Labs
  • UP Partners
  • Urbint
  • Ware
  • Xwing
  • Versa Networks

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