Peter Buckland Shares Advice with Entrepreneur on “Finding the Perfect Board of Directors for Your Startup”

Peter Buckland Shares Advice with Entrepreneur on “Finding the Perfect Board of Directors for Your Startup”

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Partner Peter Buckland is featured in Entrepreneur’s “Ask the Expert” column, in which he discusses how a startup can find its perfect board of directors. This regular column seeks to answer questions about everything from starting a business to growing one. In this edition, Buckland offers guidance on everything from how to find the right people for your board, to understanding how a board operates and other useful tips. The full article can be found on Entrepreneur.com, where you can also leave comments and question, which may be the inspiration for a future column.

Buckland is the vice chair of WilmerHale’s Corporate Practice and the co-chair of the firm’s Emerging Company Practice Group. He is based in the firm’s Palo Alto office and focuses his practice on the representation of companies, from startups to established corporations, with particular emphasis on software, Internet and digital media, devices, energy and clean technologies. Since joining the firm in 2005, Buckland has counseled numerous entrepreneurs and emerging companies throughout their lifecycle and has advised on complex corporate transactions, including venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, public offerings and buyouts.