Aria Kashefi is an associate in the San Francisco office of Morrison & Foerster and is a member of the firm’s Corporate Group.
Aria’s practice focuses on emerging company and venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions of technology companies and other corporate, securities and commercial matters.
He primarily represents companies in various stages of their life cycle, from pre-seed and seed to emerging growth, as well as venture capital and corporate venture capital investors in minority investments in start-ups.
Aria earned his B.A.Sc. (with distinction) in mechatronics, robotics and automation from the University of British Columbia in 2008 and received his J.D. from the University of Toronto in 2011, where he served as an Executive Member of the Business Law Students Association. Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Aria was an associate at an international law firm headquartered in Canada.
Aria is admitted to practice in California and in Ontario, Canada.