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VDR Ch. 12: Raising Money the Right Way

October 12, 2017   |   By Vela Wood

Office Hours is a podcast hosted by Vela Wood venture attorneys Kevin Vela and Aaron Terwey covering general issues related to small businesses and startups. Venture Deals Review is a series of Office Hours episodes discussing the book Venture Deals: Be Smarter Than Your Lawyer and Venture Capitalist by Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson.

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In this episode, Kevin and Aaron review Chapter 12: “Raising Money the Right Way” and discuss what your venture attorney’s role is – and isn’t – in raising money, expectations for your Friends and Family Round, and best practices when emailing potential investors.

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Vela Wood is a boutique corporate law firm that focuses our practice on M&A, emerging businesses, and venture transactions. As a one-time startup and now a small business ourselves, we are proud to represent the businesses and ideas that are fueling tomorrow's growth.