Smith Shapourian Mignano PC is a women- and minority-owned boutique law firm in San Francisco, representing startups and small businesses. We are an innovative and enterprising law firm, utilizing up-to-the-minute technology to maximize our efficiency and effectiveness so as to offer clients a high-touch, high-quality experience.
Our clients include growth-stage tech and cannabis entrepreneurs who are forming and scaling their companies; traditional small businesses, micro-funds, and professional services firms who seek to form, buy, sell, merge or dissolve; and businesses or founders involved in disputes with their former companies, employees, partners, investors, service providers, or customers.
Teela C. Smith will moderate a corporate law panel entitled "Fund Formation: Structuring Funds & the Fundraising Process" with William Newsom and Julia Van de Walle of Cooley, and Angela Kwok of Royse Law Firm.
January 22, 2020 - 3:00 - 4:30 pm - Startup Law Panel for SwissNex SF Co-Hort
Lindsey S. Mignano and Sophie Alcorn of Alcorn Immigration Law will discuss startup law topics such as business formation, immigration, and key tips for raising a significant seed ($1-3M) or Series A ($5-15M) round in the States at SwissNex SF.
Lindsey S. Mignano will present on a panel entitled "The Art of Juggling -- Strategies for Practicing Law and Wellness Topics." The panel will cover tips for handling the stressors of practicing law and running a law firm while taking care of yourself; ideas for health, happiness, and the importance of self-care in ensuring a successful future; stress management and ways to improve efficiency and productivity; and wellness tips for busy lawyers.
February 4, 2019 - 2 - 4 pm - Lecture at Haas School of Business Lindsey S. Mignano will guest lecture for Professor Mark LeHocky's class on "Structuring Business Ventures" at Haas School of Business. She will discuss business formation, strategy related to structure, and employment concerns.