Andrew Speciale is guided by the principle that the foundation of any sound legal advice is a firm understanding of the client’s underlying business. His attention to detail regarding his client’s underlying business allows him to dispense strategic advice on a wide array of business matter including:
- Business entity formation
- Financings and capital raises
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Business succession planning
Andrew frequently works with clients in the following areas: life sciences, information technology, financial technology and agriculture. His experience in the life science industry includes representation of generic pharmaceutical, medical device, research service, biochemical product, and agriculture clients.
In addition to his work with emerging companies, Andrew also brings his attention to detail to his representation of venture capital funds as well as corporate and other investors with respect to fund investment, structure and management in the areas of life sciences, information technology, financial technology, cyber security, agriculture and energy.
As part of his of his support of clients, Andrew actively works in support of the St. Louis regional effort to support and encourage the establishment, funding, and development of companies operating in these industries.