Louis (“Lou”) Smookler is Counsel to Lowenstein Sandler’s Tech Group. Lou represents venture capital funds, angel and private equity investors and emerging companies in early-stage and late-stage venture capital financings and liquidity events. He also represents clients in mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities offerings, joint ventures and strategic alliances, contract negotiation and general corporate and business matters.
Lou has assisted start-up companies in the biotechnology, fin-tech, IT services, ed-tech, ad-tech and media-tech industries achieve their business objectives. He enjoys advising passionate entrepreneurs who want to take their companies to the next level and thrives on solving the unique sets of issues each transaction presents with an analytical approach.
Lou also teaches a course on introduction to transactional skills for startups at Brooklyn Law School and is a frequent guest lecturer at Brooklyn Law Incubator & Policy Clinic.