Kris Tamashiro

Paralegal Specialist

Kris S. Tamashiro is a paralegal specialist in the emerging companies practice group and a member of Cooley's business department. She joined Cooley in 1993 and is resident in the Palo Alto office. Kris specializes in corporate and securities transactions, working with both emerging companies and public companies. Her experience includes venture capital financings, public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, SEC compliance and corporate maintenance.

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  • Tackle Reaches Unicorn Status With Series C Round 

  • Intersect ENT Agrees to Sell to Medtronic for More Than $1 Billion 

  • BrightFarms Closes $100 Million Series E 

  • Forty Seven – $113 Million IPO 

  • Epocrates $293 Million Sale to athenahealth 


  • University of California, Berkeley
    BA, Political Science