INNOVATIVE COGNITIVE EVOLVEDChallenging traditional law firms by delivering high-value counseling affordably
What we do
- Technology-based and general commercial transactions
- Mergers & acquisitions
- Private equity and startup support
- Corporate formation and governance
- Film and television production, distribution and finance
- Labor and employment
- Commercial real estate
- Document review
- Word processing, proofing and formatting for Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
- Document tracking, management, auditing
- Project management to coordinate multiple teams and create consistent and comprehensive results (e.g., due diligence projects and eDiscovery)
- Legal secretarial and other clerical services
Meet the team
Ash is a commercial transactions and privacy attorney and serves as an experienced trusted advisor to clients in the tech, entertainment, finance and data intelligence industries.
Before co-founding Tech Coast Partners, Ash was the President and founder of Novadios, an offshore operation of global legal professionals. Ash began his legal career as a corporate/M&A lawyer at Kirkland & Ellis and Morrison & Foerster in San Francisco. His in-house experience includes serving as the Director of Legal Affairs at ABC Television Studios. Ash has been a member of the California Bar since 2001 and he is a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals.
Ash holds an J.D. from Stanford Law School (2001) and an M.A. in law from Oxford University (1996). Ash has a B.A. in politics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1993.
Before co-founding Tech Coast Partners, Laurence was Vice President of Commercial Transactions at Novadios, where he focused on IT procurement (hardware, software and SaaS solutions), general procurement, licensing, M&A and real estate.
While obtaining his M.B.A. with honors in Media Management and Strategy from Columbia Business School in 2009, Laurence worked in the business affairs office of an independent film production company in New York known for producing such films as “The Savages,” “21 Grams” and “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.” From 2001 to 2006, Laurence was a corporate associate in the New York office of Morrison & Foerster, where he specialized in corporate finance, asset-based lending and financial restructurings, representing clients including Wells Fargo, Goldman Sachs, Bank of America and J.P. Morgan Chase.
Laurence graduated in 2001 with a J.D. from Stanford Law School and is a member of the New York and California Bar Associations. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Yale University, where he graduated with distinction.
Carolina is an Associate at Tech Coast Partners, with a practice focus on commercial transactions in the technology and media sectors, and corporate governance. Caro formerly worked as the Associate Manager of Novadios in Argentina, where she trained incoming foreign attorneys on U.S. legal principles.
Caro graduated with honors from the LLM program at Fordham School of Law in 2015, and studied law at Catholic University in Cordoba, Argentina (2006). Caro is a member of the New York Bar.
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