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Commentators describe Mr. Hoffman as 'best in class' for his work advising clients in the venture capital sector in a range of emerging industries.

Chambers 2017

Daniel S. Hoffman

  • 200 Clarendon Street
  • Boston, MA 02116
  • USA

Dan Hoffman advises emerging and late-stage technology and life sciences companies throughout their life cycle, including on venture financings and mergers and acquisitions. 

Mr. Hoffman advises companies on:

  • Early-stage formation and strategy 
  • Public and private financing transactions
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Employment matters
  • Equity incentives
  • Securities law compliance
  • Corporate governance matters

He draws on extensive company-side experience and a sophisticated sense of the technology industry landscape to provide founders and management with commercial and actionable advice.

Mr. Hoffman ranked best in class for Massachusetts Private Equity: Buyouts & Venture Capital Investment by Chambers USA 2017.

Mr. Hoffman’s representative work includes advising:

Venture Capital Financings
  • ASAPP in multiple venture capital financings
  • Drizly in multiple venture capital financings
  • Omio in multiple venture capital financings 
  • OmniSci in multiple venture capital financings
  • Portal Instruments in multiple venture capital financings 
  • Rent the Runway in its Series D financing
  • VillageMD in its US$1 billion investment from, and commercial partnership with, Walgreens 
Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Amphenol in multiple acquisitions
  • in its US$500 million sale to IAC
  • Cartera in its sale to Ebates
  • CityMaps in its sale to TripAdvisor 
  • Cloud Health in its sale to VMWare
  • Keybase in its sale to Zoom 
  • LogMeIn in its acquisition of the GoTo Business of Citrix Systems
  • SpaceClaim in its sale to ANSYS 
  • The Echo Nest in its sale to Spotify 
  • Thought Industries in its strategic growth investment from Luminate Capital
  • Veracode in its US$614 million sale to CA Technologies
General Corporate Advice
  • EarPlay
  • Envoy Global
  • Feather
  • Impact
  • Metalenz
  • Organica Water
  • Pison Technology
  • Raise Marketplace
  • RapidDeploy
  • Realtime Robotics
  • Reonomy
  • Verve
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