ALINA AZIZIAN is a member of Sidley’s Emerging Companies and Venture Capital practice where she advises on a broad variety of corporate matters to support clients in the high technology and life sciences industries.
Alina provides strategic counseling to emerging and high growth companies at all stages of the company’s life cycle from formation to IPO or acquisition. Alina has extensive experience representing companies in venture capital financings, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions and regularly advises companies on general corporate and governance matters, including employment law, equity compensation, and intellectual property law. Alina’s experience also includes representing venture capital firms and strategic investors.
Prior to joining Sidley, Alina was an associate a leading Silicon Valley law firm focusing on technology and life sciences industries as well as a large multinational law firm where she represented emerging technology and life sciences companies, investors, and financial institutions in corporate transactions, including venture financings, mergers and acquisitions, commercial finance transactions, and public offerings.