Mr. Louis Lehot serves as Partner & Business Lawyer at Foley & Lardner. Prior to joining Foley, he founded a Silicon Valley boutique law firm called L2 Counsel. He is an Angel Investor at Louis Lehot, represents private companies, financial sponsors, venture capitalists, investors, and investment banks in forming, financing, governing, buying, and selling companies. He has extensive experience assisting a wide variety of businesses at all stages of development from two founders and a laptop through venture capital financing to IPO and beyond. Formerly the co-managing partner of DLA Piper's Silicon Valley office and co-chair of its leading venture capital and emerging growth company team, he now operates an elite boutique law firm platform designed to serve entrepreneurs, innovative companies, and strategic investors with sound legal strategies and solutions. He holds a BS in International Law from Georgetown University.