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April 29 Thursday

RESCHEDULED TO 4/29: EIC Guest Lecture ♦ The Role of Investors, Founders & Attorneys in the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem ♦ Thomas D. Lehrman ('04)

  • Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12:35PM - 2:00PM
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** This event has been rescheduled from Thursday, March 18 to Thursday, April 29. **

Join the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Clinic for a fireside chat with YLS alumnus Thomas D. Lehrman ('04), entrepreneur and Managing Partner of Teamworthy Ventures.

Lawyers play a critical role in the entrepreneurship ecosystem, which often goes beyond the provision of legal services. This fireside chat will explore the role of lawyers in relation to those of investors and founders in an entrepreneurial ecosystem, as well as the relationship of founders and investors and their respective roles in the ecosystem.

Thomas D. Lehrman is Managing Partner of Teamworthy Ventures. Mr. Lehrman was formerly co-founder and former Co-Chief Executive Officer of Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG) and has been involved as a founding or seed investor in numerous early stage ventures. Mr. Lehrman previously served as a Director of the Office of WMD Terrorism at the U.S. Department of State and as a member of the professional staff on the President’s WMD Commission. Earlier in his career, he worked as a financial analyst at Tiger Management. Mr. Lehrman has been a Board Member of several educational institutions including KIPP NYC Public Charter Schools, Brooklyn Excelsior Charter School, and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. Mr. Lehrman graduated from Duke University and Yale Law School and his writings have appeared in the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times.

- Support provided by the Oscar M. Ruebhausen Fund at Yale Law School -