I pride myself on getting things done while achieving the best results for my clients.
Chris Chynoweth assists and advises clients in a wide range of industries, and at all stages of their life cycles with their commercial, technology and IP strategy and transactions. Chris advises on drafts and negotiates complex intellectual property license agreements, agreements associated with technology and IP acquisitions and agreements with key customers, developers, manufacturers, suppliers and channel partners.
Momofuku Goods Raises $17.5 Million in Series A Financing
April 13, 2023
Cooley advised Momofuku Goods, a brand of restaurant-grade pantry staples, on its $17.5 million Series A financing led by Siddhi Capital. The new funding will allow Momofuku to expand product offerings and support its growing operations, which includes scaling its team and marketing efforts.
“We spent a decade testing and developing our pantry essentials, ensuring that they were up to the standards we uphold in our restaurants,” David Chang, celebrity chef and founder of Momofuku restaurant group, said in a press statement. “With this investment, I’m looking forward to bringing even more flavor to home cooks’ kitchens.” Founded by the team behind Momofuku restaurants, Momofuku Goods offers a range of products, including chili crunch oil, air-dried noodles, soy sauce, rice vinegar and seasoned salts that are sold online and in more than 2,000 retail stores.
Winston Gu and Yvan-Claude Pierre led the Cooley team, which also included Len Jacoby, JP Oleksiuk, Jonathan Rivinus, Robert Eisenbach, Joyce Kim, Chris Chynoweth, Andrew Mettry, Bomin Kim and Noah Belsky.
DispatchHealth Expands Business With Two Strategic Acquisitions
November 14, 2022
Cooley advised DispatchHealth, the first comprehensive in-home medical care provider in the US, on the acquisition of two leading mobile imaging companies, Dynamic Mobile Imaging and Professional Portable X-Ray. Partner Laura Medina led the teams advising DispatchHealth.
Thayer Ventures Acquisition Corp. Completes Merger With Inspirato
February 19, 2022
Cooley advised Thayer Ventures Acquisition Corp., a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company affiliated with Thayer Ventures, on its completed business combination with innovative luxury travel subscription brand Inspirato. Lawyers Daniel Peale, John McKenna, Milson Yu, Michelle Peleg, Shawn Fateh, Jonathan Camello, Brian Kloeblen and Angel Nwachukwu led the Cooley team advising Thayer Ventures.
Thirty Madison to Combine With Nurx to Create One Virtual Specialty Care Platform
February 12, 2022
Cooley advised Thirty Madison, a specialty healthcare company for people living with chronic conditions, on its agreement to merge with female-focused digital healthcare company Nurx. Partners Ian Nussbaum and Adam Dinow led the Cooley team advising Nurx.