Douglas Park is a corporate and securities lawyer who has been named to the Super Lawyers list in Northern California. His expertise is in complex commercial transactions, corporate governance, securities law, financing transactions, sustainability and ESG, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), strategy, and corporate policy. At Tessellation Capital Management, he advises on investment fund, compliance, ESG investment, corporate governance, investor relations, and general corporate matters. Previously, Doug was Director of Legal Policy and Outreach at the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, where he developed the legal basis for sustainability disclosure in SEC filings, and a Partner at Rimon Law, where he advised board members, investors, and executives on corporate governance, securities law, financings, business transactions, and commercial agreements. Earlier, he worked at Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy on complex commercial litigation, including securities and financial fraud litigation, antitrust, intellectual property, and fiduciary duties. Doug has represented clients in a wide range of industries, including cloud, big data, SaaS, robotics, biotech, health care, medical devices, financial services, investment funds, fiduciaries, consumer products, and others.
Doug has taught Strategy and Organization, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Starting Startups at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Stanford University, and has delivered continuing legal education programs on corporate law topics. Doug earned his JD from University of Michigan Law School. He received his PhD in Organizational Behavior from Stanford Graduate School of Business, and his AB magna cum laude with highest honors in Sociology from Harvard College.