Teresa Tate is a partner in the San Francisco office of Morrison Foerster and a member of the firm’s Mergers + Acquisitions and Emerging Companies + Venture Capital Groups.
Teresa advises private and public companies on complex acquisitions, dispositions, and other business transactions.
She also represents investors including corporate venture capital funds, venture capital funds, private equity firms, hedge funds, and angel investors in connection with their investments in private companies. She counsels clients in connection with establishing and developing corporate venture capital programs, including investment strategy, market considerations, transaction execution, and internal processes.
Additionally, Teresa advises private companies from formation to exit, including with respect to fundraising, strategic opportunities, and liquidity events. She has counseled clients across a range of sectors, including software-as-a-service, e-commerce, digital media, financial services, healthcare, consumer products, mobile applications, and autonomous vehicles.
Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Teresa was a partner at another international law firm, where she served as chair of its San Francisco office’s Diversity Committee.
Selected Mergers + Acquisitions
Selected Venture Capital