Robert Birnbaum Recognized Among Top 20 Boston Startup Lawyers

August 26, 2011

Foley Hoag LLP partner Robert Birnbaum was recently listed as one of the Top 20 Boston Startup Lawyers by, a website that provides tools for entrepreneurs.

Birnbaum represents a number of public and private companies, with an emphasis on technology-based businesses, investment advisers and investment funds. He advises clients on a wide range of corporate and securities law matters, including public offerings, SEC compliance, mergers and acquisitions, technology licensing and distribution, venture financing, stock option and other equity incentive plans, employment agreements, and intellectual property law.

The Top 20 Boston Startup Lawyers list was compiled as a result of positive feedback from other startup entrepreneurs, according to

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