As a founding partner of Venture Law Associates LLP, Susan Foran works with her clients on a full range of corporate and commercial matters, including: setting up and restructuring corporations, joint ventures and partnerships; venture capital and lending institution financings; purchases and sales of businesses and assets; technology licensing, acquisitions and dispositions; systems and business processes outsourcing and offshoring arrangements; supply chain arrangements; special operational licensing and regulatory filings; corporate governance and business risk mitigation; and sales support. In addition, she works with not for profit and charitable organizations as counsel and as a volunteer.
Her experience at large law firms in Washington D.C., New York City and Toronto, and as Senior Counsel at Electronic Data Systems Corporation (EDS), her ongoing work for the Canadian and international interests of multinational corporations, and her focus on start up and entrepreneurial businesses, permits Susan to provide unique insight into dealing with all types of ventures.
Susan is a member of the New York Bar (1989) and the Ontario Bar (1990); and is a graduate of Bryn Mawr College (A.B.) and University of Western Ontario (LL.B.).