Erik Edwards


Whether it’s helping an entrepreneur form a company or an investor identify ventures, I enjoy supporting innovation.

+1 650 843 5973

Erik Edwards practices general securities and corporate law, with a focus on emerging growth companies, private financings, initial public offerings and mergers and acquisitions. Erik represents companies and investors in a wide variety of areas, including software, hardware, Internet of Things, edtech, cleantech, life sciences, social impact, fashion, retail, unmanned vehicles, artificial intelligence, media, fintech and other areas in technology. He works with numerous incubators both nationally and internationally and speaks regularly on various corporate governance and financing topics.

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  • Owl Ventures Investment in Byjus 150 Million Financing 


  • Santa Clara University School of Law
    JD, cum laude, 2000

  • American University
    BA, Law and Society

Admissions & Credentials



  • State Bar of California

  • American Bar Association

Rankings & Accolades

    Super Lawyers: Northern California Rising Star (2015)

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+1 650 843 5973 office

3175 Hanover Street
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1130