Yuri Weigel

Special Counsel

I love helping great people build great businesses.

yweigel@cooley.com

Yuri Weigel is a startup and venture capital lawyer who represents emerging and high growth private companies in a wide range of corporate matters throughout their lifecycle, including formation, equity and debt financings, exits and corporate governance.  He also represents investors in connection with private company financings.  Yuri’s clients operate in a variety of industries, with a significant number in the technology and life sciences spaces.

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Experience

  • Rodeo Therapeutics Agrees to Sell to Amgen for $721 Million 

  • ConvergeOne Announces $1.2 Billion Combination With Forum Merger to Become Public Company 

  • Alder Biopharmaceuticals $80 Million Initial Public Offering 

Education

  • George Washington University Law School
    JD, With highest honors, Order of the Coif, 2013

  • University of Washington
    BA, Comparative History of Ideas
    magna cum laude, 2007


Admissions & Credentials

Washington