Patrick Grilli advises companies on a broad range of matters impacting high technology and life science companies, including general start-up counseling, venture capital financings, equity compensation, employee benefits, mergers & acquisitions, and corporate governance.
During law school, Patrick was a recipient of the Witkin Award for Academic Excellence in Venture Capital, Business Organizations, Advanced Corporations, and Legal Analysis Research and Writing, as well as the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Property and Personal Federal Income Taxation, and the High Technology Excellence Award. He was also an Emery Law Scholar and an Edwin A. Heafey Law Scholar. Patrick was a judicial extern for the Honorable Judge Arthur S. Weissbrodt of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California.
Prior to starting law school, Patrick worked in the legal and compliance department for PIMCO.