Robert represents emerging companies in venture capital and private equity financings. His practice focuses on startups, angel financings, venture capital financings, and public and private mergers and acquisitions transactions. In addition, he provides general counsel to early-stage startup companies, especially on strategic and corporate governance matters.
Prior to joining Lowenstein Sandler, Robert was an associate at Cooley LLP, where he counseled startup and emerging company clients on formation, capitalization, corporate governance, commercial contracts, intellectual property, employee equity, and patent litigation issues in preparation for seed, venture capital, and private equity financings. He also has experience preparing initial public offerings and follow-on offerings for health care and technology companies.
Lowenstein Sandler’s Tech Group is representing Yodle, a leader in cloud- based marketing solutions, in its pending acquisition by Web.com Group, Inc. Web.com provide Internet services and online marketing solutions for small businesses. The merger is anticipated to reinforce Web.com’s position as a leading national provider in value-added digital marketing solutions to small businesses. Acquiring Yodle enables Web.com to add complementary vertical market solutions, franchise specific products and cloud based office automation business applications for their existing and new clients. The transaction is anticipated to close by the end of the first quarter 2016. The Lowenstein deal team was led by Anthony O. Pergola, Edward M. Zimmerman, Alex Leibowitz and Rob Lynn.
February 11, 2016