Valeska Pederson Hintz Partner

California
T 650.433.5638 | F 650.433.5639



Valeska’s practice focuses on initial public offerings, venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, SEC reporting and compliance, corporate governance, and risk management. She has also represented investment banks and venture capitalists in a variety of equity transactions, including public offerings and private placements.

With a breadth of experience in the technology field, Valeska is highly attuned to the business and legal challenges that technology companies routinely face today. She has worked with companies in a wide array of industries, including computer, semiconductor, software, media, gaming, internet, biotechnology, and social networking.

Prior to joining Lowenstein Sandler, Valeska was in-house counsel at a late-stage biotechnology company, and worked in the finance and strategic marketing departments of a public semiconductor company. She was also an associate at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and at Latham & Watkins.

Publications

Late Stage Startups Trip SEC Rule 701 Long Before IPO
Forbes Tech, August 2, 2016
Peter Ehrenberg, Valeska Hintz, Zimmerman, Ed

Press Mentions

Bloomberg View cites Forbes Tech article by Ed Zimmerman, Peter Ehrenberg, and Valeska Pederson Hintz on SEC Rule 701 in its discussion of robot funds and bank regulation. , Bloomberg View , August 4, 2016

Related Areas

Corporate
Life Sciences
The Tech Group
Venture Capital, Angel Investing, and M&A

Education


Fordham University School of Law ( J.D. , 2006 ) , cum laude, Fordham International Law Journal
The University of Texas at Austin ( B.B.A. , 2003 ) , cum laude, Dean’s List; Engineering Route to Business: Electrical Engineering and Financial Management

Bar Admissions


California
Texas
Commonwealth of Virginia