Robert R. Tufts has handled about 177 seed rounds, 61 series A rounds, 56 series B rounds, and taken 9 companies up to an IPO.
He has an extensive and renowned corporate, securities and tax practice, focused on startups and emerging growth companies. Bob is also a certified corporate taxation specialist, which is important as tax optimization is essential in structuring an entity and its transactions.
Bob also represents institutional angels, venture capital firms, and funds. He works in a wide range of industries, including software, biotech, pharma, and health sector entities.
Bob is also a legal author of several books and publications, including contribution and editing of the CEB book, Drafting Agreements for the Sale of California Businesses (First, Second and Third Editions).