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Goulston & Storrs Expands Private Equity and Venture Capital Group
Boston, Mass., July 12th, 2004 --- Goulston & Storrs today announced that Gustavo Resendiz has joined the firm's private equity and venture capital group. Prior to joining Goulston & Storrs, Mr. Resendiz was an attorney in the Business Practice Group at Testa, Hurwitz & Thibeault, LLP where he represented venture capital and private equity firms as well as venturebacked operating companies in the emerging and high technology industries. Kitt Sawitsky, Goulston & Storrs' co-managing director, said, "Gus brings important expertise to our growing private equity and venture capital practices, and we are delighted to welcome him to the firm. His experience with many of the premiere investment funds strengthens our expanding talent base in this area and provides a greater depth of resources to our existing and prospective clients." Mr. Resendiz has represented venture capital and private equity firms in connection with their investments in portfolio companies, including investments in start-up and early-stage companies, recapitalizations of private companies, mezzanine financings of later-stage companies and various sales of stock and other M&A transactions. He has also represented public and private companies in emerging and high technology industries in a wide variety of public and private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions and technology licensing and joint ventures, as well as counseling them on business, corporate governance and securities law compliance issues. Mr. Resendiz holds a B.S. from Northeastern University and a J.D. from the University of Southern California Law School. He is admitted to the Bar in Massachusetts and is a resident of Wilmington, Massachusetts. Mr. Resendiz added, "I am excited to join such a dynamic group of business lawyers. Goulston & Storrs is building an impressive platform for servicing venture capital and middle market buyout firms. Their dedication to providing clients with seasoned and practical legal advice is consistent with my own philosophy, and I look forward to contributing to the firm's success in the years to come." About Goulston & Storrs For more information, please visit our website at www.goulstonstorrs.com.