Faisal Rashid is a partner in the San Francisco, CA office of Fenwick & West LLP. His practice involves providing strategic counseling to private companies on day-to-day corporate matters as well as assisting clients in negotiating and managing financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions and other strategic transactions. Faisal also provides ongoing advice to clients on general corporate compliance, SEC reporting and governance issues.
Prior to joining Fenwick & West, Faisal was a corporate associate with a large international law firm based in Palo Alto, CA and New York, where he represented companies such as American International Group, Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Goldman Sachs, Skype, Inc., and UBS.
Faisal received his J.D. from Yale Law School in 2008, where he was Senior Editor of the Yale Journal on Regulation and selected as a John M. Olin Fellow in Law and Economics. He received his B.A., with honors and distinction, in economics from Stanford University in 2004.