Caroline Cherkassky Attorneys

Caroline Cherkassky

Co-Chair of the Venture Capital & Emerging Growth Practice

Direct Voice/Fax/Text: 818.444.4540


Caroline Cherkassky is a Partner of the Firm and is co-chair of the firm’s Venture Capital and Emerging Growth practice group.

Caroline’s practice focuses on advising venture capital firms, angel investors and emerging growth, development stage, and middle market companies on a variety of matters, including venture capital and other financings, employee compensation, securities laws compliance, technology transactions, mergers and acquisitions, stockholder agreements, equity incentive plans, corporate governance, and other general corporate matters.

Caroline Cherkassky regularly serves as outside general counsel to early-stage companies and also advises executives regarding employment and compensation matters. Caroline is a frequent speaker on fundraising essentials for emerging growth companies.

Practice & Experience

  • HelloTech in its Series A financing, its acquisition of Geekatoo, and general corporate matters;
  • Netki, Inc. in its Series Seed financing and general corporate matters;
  • Consortia Health Holdings, Inc. in its Series A financing and general corporate matters;
  • Morpheus Ventures in various investments including its Series B investment in Bridg, Inc. and its Series A investment in Tagnos, Inc.;
  • Atomico in various investments including its Series D investment in MasterClass its Series C investment in Clutter Inc.;
  • Colle Capital Partners in various investments including its Series A and Series B investments in Sensydia Corporation;
  • Malauzai Software in various venture financings and its sale to Finastra.

Education, Admissions And Accolades

  • B.A. in Economics from Stanford University
  • J.D. from Stanford Law School.
  • Admitted to practice law in the State of California.
  • Speaker at Plugin South LA’s Digital & Beyond in LA – 2017
  • Speaker at Preccelerator – Fundraising Essentials: Term Sheets 101
  • Speaker at UCLA Law School’s “Law & Entrepreneurship” Conference, 2018

Insights & Features

National Law Review Features
Raising money for your bootstrapped startup from wherever or whomever is willing to give it often seems like an attractive path for founders. And given...
Stubbs Alderton Represents Client Outstanding Foods in $10M Series A Financing
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP announced that it represented client Outstanding Foods in its $10M Series A Financing round. With this Series A financing, Outstanding...
SA&M Attorneys Published in The National Law Review
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles attorneys Garett Hill and Caroline Cherkassky have been featured in the National Law Review with their article “PPP Update: Guidance for...
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