Board of Directors:
Clinical Advisory Board:
Kathleen Shay, Partner - Duane Morris LLP
Kathleen M. Shay concentrates her practice in the areas of business law and finance, securities regulation,venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies.
Ms. Shay serves as outside counsel to a significant number of emerging growth companies in the life science and technology fields and represents venture capital investors in their investments in these emerging companies. Ms. Shay's representation ranges from structuring and organizing start-up companies through structuring and negotiating venture capital and other financings, licensing transactions and strategic alliances, and representing companies in mergers and acquisitions and public offerings.
Ms. Shay works proactively and collaboratively with clients' managements and boards of directors to coordinate and oversee clients’ legal needs and their integration with operations and business initiatives.
Ms. Shay is a member of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association and the Corporation, Banking and Business Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. She is the former Chair of the Executive Committee of the Business Law Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association, and serves on the board of directors of Pennsylvania Bio, the Philadelphia Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth and Women Inventing Next.
A frequent lecturer, she is a 1977 graduate of Villanova University School of Law and a graduate of Villanova University.