We are a private, invitation-only community for General Counsels of leading venture capital firms and venture-backed companies.

Our mission is to drive innovation, education and mentorship in the legal industry while also creating a strong peer group and community that supports each other for many years to come.

*Membership is by invitation or referral only and is limited to the most senior lawyer (i.e., General Counsel, Chief Legal Officer, Head of Legal, VP Legal, etc.) at each company or fund.


Co-Chairs

 

TechGC started as an informal lunch among General Counsels of tech companies and venture capital firms at a WeWork in New York City.  40 GCs attended our first event.

 

 

Greg Raiten

GENERAL COUNSEL, firstmark capital

Kiran Lingam

 

 

San Francisco Steering Committee

By popular demand, we quickly expanded to San Francisco.

Hilary Kivitz COO & General Counsel Propel Ventures

Hilary Kivitz
COO & General Counsel
Propel Ventures

Neil Pai General Counsel Founders Fund

Neil Pai
General Counsel
Founders Fund

Kristin Sverchek General Counsel Lyft

Kristin Sverchek
General Counsel
Lyft

New York Steering Committee

With the help of our steering committees, we quickly to grew to over 400 General Counsel members on both coasts.

Jude Gorman General Counsel Reorg Research

Jude Gorman
General Counsel
Reorg Research

Vinay Jain Vice President and Senior Counsel for Technology & IP American Express Global Business Travel

Vinay Jain
Vice President and Senior Counsel for Technology & IP
American Express
Global Business Travel

Emily Menchel General Counsel Persado

Emily Menchel
General Counsel
Persado

Michal Rosenn General Counsel Kickstarter

Michal Rosenn
General Counsel
Kickstarter


 

We hold private, GC-only, quarterly events in each city.

 
 

And an annual "FullStack GC Conference"

Each with a focus on GC-to-GC learning.

 

Exclusive National Sponsor

We've received tremendous support from the tech community 

 
 
 

Annual Sponsors

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Community Sponsors

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Event Sponsors

Including some of the world's top venture capital law firms


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