Calise Cheng


Every day I get to work with incredibly inspirational people at some of the most innovative companies in the world. I couldn't ask for more.

+1 650 843 5172

Calise practices corporate and securities law, representing companies at all stages of their life cycle, from startups to large public companies, as well as venture capital firms and other institutional investors. Her practice covers a broad range of general corporate and transactional matters, representing clients in connection with venture-backed private financings, initial public offerings and other securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and public company disclosure matters.

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  • Zoom to Acquire Five9 for $14.7 Billion 

  • Coupang – $4.55 Billion IPO 

  • Sunrun to Acquire Vivint Solar for Enterprise Value of $3.2 Billion 

  • Splunk On Its $1.3 Billion Convertible Senior Notes Offering 

  • Atara Biotherapeutics: $150 Million Follow-On 

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  • University of Minnesota Law School
    JD, Magna Cum Laude
    Managing Editor, Minnesota Journal of International Law (2005-06), 2006

  • University of California, Berkeley
    BA, Interdisciplinary Studies

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3175 Hanover Street
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1130