BENJAMIN JACOB

Attorney

(650) 781-9600, Ext. 4
[email protected]

Ben’s practice is focused on helping startups, investors, and businesses at all stages of growth with venture financing transactions, sale/purchase transactions, formation and governance, and general corporate matters.

Prior to Fourscore, Ben began his legal career as a business litigation attorney in Silicon Valley practicing for several years before moving in-house to an early stage, venture-backed startup, YourMechanic, Inc., (YC ’12). At YourMechanic, Ben provided legal counsel on corporate matters and led YourMechanic’s operations helping grow the company into the largest mobile mechanic service provider network in the United States.

Outside of work, Ben is a diehard Philly sports fan, active in his local church and enjoys living in beautiful northern California with his lovely wife and three young kids getting outdoors whenever possible.

Admissions:

Pennsylvania

California


Professional / Community Activities:

Member, TiE Silicon Valley

Member, CA Bar Association

Member, Business Law Section, California Lawyers Association


Education:

B.S. in Business Administration, University of South Carolina

J.D., Vermont Law School


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Recent Opportunity Events

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  • Represented SaaS tech company (YC '20) in $12mm Series A financing led by Kleiner Perkins
  • Led seller-side representation for acquisition of leading e-sports platform
  • Represented mobility tech company in $1.5mm seed financing
  • Represented multiple companies through the onboarding of various accelerator programs, including TechStars, Y Combinator, and others.

Admissions:

Pennsylvania
California

Professional / Community Activities:

Member, TiE Silicon Valley
Member, CA Bar Association
Member, Business Law Section, California Lawyers Association

Education:

B.S. in Business Administration, University of South Carolina
J.D., Vermont Law School

Connect with Ben on LinkedIn

Recent Opportunity Events

What is an Opportunity Event? Click here

  • Represented SaaS tech company (YC ’20) in $12mm Series A financing led by Kleiner Perkins
  • Led seller-side representation for acquisition of leading e-sports platform
  • Represented mobility tech company in $1.5mm seed financing
  • Represented multiple companies through the onboarding of various accelerator programs, including TechStars, Y Combinator, and others.