Harold M. Yu

Harold Yu

is deputy head of Orrick's Technology Companies Group. Mr. Yu is based in Orrick's Silicon Valley and San Francisco offices.

Mr. Yu advises high-growth technology companies and has significant experience with venture capital financings, public offerings, mergers & acquisitions and technology transactions. Mr. Yu is deeply interested in technology. Prior to law school, Mr. Yu was a software engineer at Oracle Corporation and an intern at NASA Ames Research Center.

Mr. Yu's clients include:

Banyan Energy
Beyond Meat
Boostable
Citizen Sports (acquired by Yahoo!)
Crystal Solar
ElasticBox
Erly
Flurry (acquired by Yahoo!)
Goodreads (acquired by Amazon)
i-Human Patients
Iridigm Display (acquired by Qualcomm)
Manymoon (acquired by Salesforce.com)
Nest (acquired by Google)
Nutanix
OkCupid (acquired by Match.com)
Ooma
Outward
Papaya
Perfect World (NASDAQ: PWRD)
PernixData
Platform9
SemiLEDs (NASDAQ: LEDS)
Sina (NASDAQ: SINA)
Snip.it (acquired by Yahoo!)
SpinPunch
Storefront
Symphony
Telerivet
ThoughtSpot
VoloAgri

Mr. Yu has represented venture capital firms including Generation, Goodwater Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Lightspeed Venture Partners and The Social+Capital Partnership.

Before joining the firm, Mr. Yu was a senior attorney at Venture Law Group.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Technology Companies Group, 2) Technology Companies Group M&A, 3) Technology Companies Group International, 4) Technology Transactions & Global Sourcing, 5) Corporate, 6) Corporate Governance, 7) Mergers & Acquisitions and 8) Equity Capital Markets
Law School J.D., with Honors, University of Chicago Law School
Admitted Year 1997
Education B.S., Phi Beta Kappa, Tau Beta Pi, Computer Science, Stanford University
Bar Member / Association State bar of California
Most recent firm Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Relevant Jobs
Associate Director, Legal
USA-CA-San Carlos

The Associate Director, Legal will assist with legal matters including the negotiation of clinical and commercial contracts with a wide variety of partners, including academic, government, and industr...

Apply now

Sr. Contracts Administrator (Paralegal)
USA-CA-Irvine

We currently have an exciting opening for a Sr. Contract Administrator (Paralegal) to become part of the Toshiba America, Inc. legal team.  Position Overview: The Sr. Contracts Administrator/Pa...

Apply now

Worldwide Credit And Finance Legal Counsel
USA-CA-Santa Clara Valley

Worldwide Credit and Finance Legal Counsel The candidate will be responsible for: drafting, reviewing and negotiating credit enhancement documents, including parent guarantees, standby letters of cre...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Alan Singer
Alan Singer

Alan Singer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Securities Practice. Mr. Singer advises companies with regard to a diverse range of corporate and securities matters.

Barbara J. Shander
Barbara J. Shander

Ms. Shander advises public and private company clients as well as private equity funds, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, and financing transactions.