Speaker Biography

Frederick Koenen

Frederick Koenen
Frederick Koenen is an attorney whose practice focuses on representing start-up and emerging companies, scientist-entrepreneurs and investors. His primary areas of practice are:

  • Structuring, forming and organizing business entities
  • Business financing, including sales of stock to venture capital firms and angel investors as well as credit financing with banks and other financial institutions
  • Designing and implementing corporate governance and legal compliance strategies suitable for small and medium-sized companies
  • Technology transfer and IP licensing
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Representing investors in privately-held and public companies

Mr. Koenen is of-counsel to the Schinner Law Group in San Francisco. Prior to joining the Schinner Law Group in 2004, Mr. Koenen had been a partner at an AmLaw 100 law firm and at a boutique securities law firm based in San Francisco. Mr. Koenen received a Juris Doctorate from Willamette University in 1986 and a Bachelor of Arts from Whitman College in 1983, where he graduated magna cum laude.