Our Firm Team
Ian J. Stock
Ian Stock is a major law firm lawyer who has also served as General Counsel for a public company. His experience as a commercial lawyer spans twenty plus years on two continents, the US and Europe. He speaks fluent French.
Ian specializes in the basic bread and butter commercial transactions, product sales, licenses, supplier agreements and the like.
He has driven to completion complex M&A, IP licensing and joint venture transactions on both sides of the Atlantic.
Ian has helped non-US high-tech start-up clients move their center of gravity to Silicon Valley, and negotiate with and understand their investors and other strategic American partners.
Ian derives real satisfaction from working for entrepreneurs and international business, and enjoys helping his public company clients with their commercial transactions.
Ian was born and raised in the UK, earned his Bachelor of Arts with Highest Honors in Human Ecology at U.C. Berkeley and his J.D. at the Yale Law School.
Ian's representative clients have included:
- Micron Technology
- Cypress Semiconductor
- Mattson Technology
- Cosine Communications
- Digital Foundry
- Atelier NA
- Goldman Sachs
- Morgan Stanley
- Bristol-Myers Squibb
- Republic National Bank of New York
- Metropolitan Transportation Authority (of NY)