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Ran provides strategic counseling on a wide range of corporate matters to high-growth private and public technology companies, primarily in the software, social networking, fintech, crypto, internet and mobility spaces. 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. He is also an expert in alternative going public transactions, including direct listings, direct listings combined with a capital raise and SPACs, and has written and presented extensively on these topics. Ran’s issuer-side initial public offerings include Facebook, Fitbit, Peloton Interactive, Upwork and Zuora. His underwriter-side initial public offerings include Cloudflare, Impinj, Jive, New Relic, Nutanix, Rocket Fuel and Veeva Systems. He also counsels emerging companies on day-to-day corporate matters and advises them on strategic financing transactions.
In 2020, Ran was named among the top attorneys in the United States under the age of 40 by Law360.
Prior to joining Fenwick, Ran was enrolled in the Business Law and Policy Program at UCLA School of Law and received his J.D. 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.
J.D., University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
B.A., magna cum laude, Business Economics; Minor, Accounting
University of California, Los Angeles
Admitted to practice in California