Bart Greenberg is a partner in Haynes and Boone's Orange County office, practicing general corporate law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings and the cost-effective representation of entrepreneurs, start-ups and emerging technology companies.
Bart's experience extends to all types of general corporate matters, essentially serving as outside general counsel to most of his clients. Such matters include, among others, mergers and acquisitions, with an emphasis on consolidations and roll-up strategies; private securities offerings, with an emphasis on those for emerging technology companies, including so-called "friends and family," angel and venture capital financings; debt financings, including senior credit facilities, as well as mezzanine, subordinated and vendor-facilitated debt facilities; the formation of business entities, such as corporations, limited liability companies and joint ventures; shareholder and buy-sell agreements; employment and consulting agreements; and employee compensation matters, with an emphasis on providing equity incentives to employees through the use of restricted stock, stock options and phantom stock plans.
Bart is also a strong contributor to the community by his tireless support and active involvement in many local technology organizations, including, among others, Tech Coast Venture Network, where he currently serves as its Chairman Emeritus; TechBiz Connection, where he currently serves on its Board; OCTANe, where he currently serves on its Technology Leadership Council; the Digital Media Center in Santa Ana, California, where he currently serves on its Advisory Board and an active participant on Quora. Bart is AV® Peer Review Rated Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory and was selected for inclusion in Southern California Super Lawyers - Rising Stars Edition, Thomson Reuters, in 2012 and Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2013-2014.