Blake Martell

Partner

+1 415 693 2099
bmartell@cooley.com

Blake Martell negotiates and drafts employee benefits and equity compensation components of M&A transactions. He has significant experience in equity-based plans; corporate governance and disclosure; tax, securities and accounting treatment with respect to equity awards and pension plans; and welfare, retention and bonus plans.

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Experience

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  • Pure Storage Acquires Portworx for $370 Million 

  • Grifols to Acquire Alkahest for $146 Million 

  • Canoo to List on Nasdaq Through Hennessy Capital Merger 

  • Orca Bio Raises $192 Million Series D to Transform Allogenic Cell Therapy 

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Clients hold Blake Martell in high regard, praising him as ‘very strong, quick to the point. – Chambers
Education

  • New York University School of Law
    LLM, Taxation
    1998

  • University of San Francisco, School of Law
    1997, JD

  • University of California, Davis
    BA, 1993


Admissions & Credentials

California

Rankings & Accolades

    Chambers USA: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

Contact

+1 415 693 2099 office
bmartell@cooley.com

101 California Street
5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111-5800