PATRICIA WYROD

Founded 2015. Our corporate clients are prominent Silicon Valley technology businesses, ranging from a Fortune 50 global tech company to a select group of venture-funded innovators with $20M - $350M in funding. We help our Fortune 50 client with complex manufacturing, distribution and licensing matters. We help our venture-funded clients build capabilities in all aspects of their day to day operations after securing funding, including data privacy compliance and HR. GDPR experts, certified data privacy professionals. Practical employment law guidance. Deep experience helping innovative tech companies sell at enterprise-scale. Subject matter experts based on +20 years in-house at successful Silicon Valley start ups through IPO, acquisition or private equity exit. In 2021, due to world events and at the request of our clients, we launched a trusts & estates and business succession planning practice area.

LOCATION: San Francisco Bay Area, CA

LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: California

CURRENT FIRM: Tech Law SF Group Inc.

PRIOR FIRM(S): Dewey & LeBoeuf

LAW SCHOOL: University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

ADVANCED DEGREES: College of Europe, Belgium Advanced Degree in EU Law

HONORS AND AWARDS: 1991

PRACTICE AREA(S):

Intellectual Property

(Outside General Counsel, Licensing Transactions, Copyright Law, Licensing Transactions, Outside General Counsel, Licensing Transactions, Outside General Counsel)

Data Privacy and Cybersecurity

(Governance and Compliance, Data Retention)

Startups and Venture Capital

INDUSTRY: SAAS | machine learning | software | DevOps | cyber | sales | privacy | HR

NOTABLE ROLES/EXPERIENCE: 20+ years in-house experience at prominent Silicon Valley tech companies prior to launching Tech Law SF Group; practical and effective real world advice