Craig Venable

Special Counsel

Craig R. Venable is a special counsel in the emerging companies and venture capital practice groups and a member of the Cooley business department. He joined Cooley in 1997 and is resident in the Palo Alto office. Craig's practice consists of general business and corporate law matters, including securities transactions and mergers and acquisitions, with an emphasis on the representation of emerging companies. 

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  • University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall)
    JD, 1992

  • Williams College
    BA, 1984

Admissions & Credentials



  • American Bar Association

  • The Bar Association of San Francisco