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Paul R. Tobias
Paul R. Tobias
Partner — Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets
Partner — Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets

Paul R. Tobias

Paul R. Tobias
Austin

2801 Via Fortuna
Suite 100
Austin, TX 78746

start quote symbolI have dedicated my career to working with talented technology entrepreneurs, C-level executives and investors to scale their businesses and tackle any challenges that arise as they innovate and differentiate themselves from their competitors. It is fascinating, rewarding work, and I consider it a privilege to help leaders in the technology world achieve their goals.end quote symbol
Paul R. Tobias

Credentials

  • The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1990
  • The University of Texas at Austin, B.A.
  • Chambers USA, Technology: Corporate & Commercial (Texas), 2007–2020, Corporate/M&A (Austin), 2020
  • Legal 500 U.S., M&A: Large Deals, 2017; Venture Capital and Emerging Companies, 2017–2019; Capital Markets: Equity Offerings, 2017 and 2019; Technology and Telecoms – Transactions, 2018; Shareholder Activism, 2019
  • The Best Lawyers in America© (BL Rankings, LLC), Securities/Capital Markets Law, 2006–2017; 2019–2021; Venture Capital Law, 2007–2021; Mergers & Acquisitions, 2007–2017; 2019–2021; Securities Regulation, 2011–2017; 2019–2021; Corporate Law, 2006–2017; 2019–2021
  • The Best Lawyers in America© (BL Rankings, LLC), “Lawyer of the Year” in Corporate Law (Austin), 2016 and 2020; Mergers & Acquisitions Law (Austin), 2017, 2019 and 2020; Venture Capital Law (Austin), 2013, 2018 and 2020; Securities/Capital Markets Law (Austin), 2012, 2015 and 2020
  • Selected to the Texas Super Lawyers list, Super Lawyers (Thomson Reuters), 2008–2020
  • Member: Austin Bar Association
  • Texas
  • “The Gatekeepers’ Course: Navigating Evolving Trends in Corporate Governance and Compliance,” V&E Houston Office, June 12, 2019 (speaker)
  • “The Gatekeepers’ Course: Navigating Evolving Trends in Corporate Governance and Compliance,” V&E Dallas Office, June 5, 2019 (speaker)
  • “The Gatekeepers’ Course: Navigating Evolving Trends in Corporate Governance and Compliance,” V&E Austin Office, May 28, 2019 (speaker)
  • “Startups – Deal Killers and Near-Death Experiences,” University of Texas Law Technology Law Conference, May 25, 2018 (moderator)
  • “2017 SEC Government-Business Forum on Small Business Capital Formation,” November 30, 2017 (panelist)
  • “ATC Gateway SXSW,” March 9, 2017 (speaker)
  • “NACD – Top Hot Topics for Directors in 2017,” March 3, 2017 (speaker)
  • “Head in the Cloud: Legal Developments on the Cutting Edge of Technology,” August 2017 (presentation to an in-house legal team)
  • “2017 Corporate Counsel Institute,” May 11-12, 2017 (speaker)
  • “New Technologies and the Value of Research,”4th Annual Texas Healthcare and Bioscience Summit and Luminary Dinner, February 7-8, 2017 (speaker)