Foster Pepper PLLC is pleased to welcome Stephen D. Fisher as a member in its Seattle office. Steve, formerly with Bullivant Houser Bailey, advises boards, investors and management in the areas of capital formation, mergers, acquisitions and financing, including venture capital and other private financings. His practice emphasizes the protection, licensing, distribution and commercialization of technology, including technology transactions with universities. Steve represents clients ranging from emerging companies to mature businesses in a variety of industries, including industrial design, computer information, software, online service companies, Smartphone app developers and engineering companies.
Steve also served as general legal counsel to Picnik, the leading online photo editing application, before it was acquired by Google in March 2010. He is recognized as a 2010 Washington Super Lawyer in Intellectual Property Law and selected for inclusion as a 2011 Best Lawyers in America® for his practice in technology law.