John McKenna


I am proud to work with some of the most recognized technology companies in the world.

+1 650 843 5059

John McKenna practices corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on the representation of publicly traded companies, the formation, financing and general representation of emerging growth companies, and the representation of investors and investment bankers involved with such companies. He has counseled public and private company clients in the full range of corporate and securities matters, including venture financing transactions, public offerings of equity and debt, employee incentive programs, mergers and acquisitions, strategic corporate relationships, SEC reporting and compliance, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and corporate governance.

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  • NVIDIA – $5 Billion Investment Grade Bond Offering 

  • Establishment Labs – $76 Million IPO 

  • Myovant Sciences – $218 Million IPO 

  • Forty Seven Agrees to Sell to Gilead for $4.9 Billion  

  • 1Life Healthcare - $282 Million IPO 

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  • Boston University School of Law
    JD, cum laude, 1996

  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
    BS, Business Administration

Admissions & Credentials



  • American Bar Association


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+1 650 849 7400 fax

3175 Hanover Street
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1130