De Franceschi & Associates is a Palo Alto, California based law firm that specializes in advising emerging growth technology companies and the angel and institutional venture capital investors which fund them. 

We help early stage companies get started, find capital, structure and grow their business. 

Our counsel covers corporate, securities and intellectual property licensing matters from company formation to exit. 

We are headquartered close to major Silicon Valley technology firms and investors and are able to provide startups with introductions to angel, venture capital and corporate investors, distribution partners and key customers.  Our experience of working with tech companies and investors enables us to provide strategic business advice at each stage of a startup's growth. We are passionate about helping startups and their investors succeed.