Who We Are & What We Do

We are Bagchi Law. We are focused, responsive and agile. We partner with our clients and consistently exceed their expectations. We understand and navigate the world’s complex marketplace. We are Bagchi Law, and we do not stop until our clients succeed.

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Areas of Practice


We serve as virtual general counsel to entrepreneurs, public and private U.S.-based companies, and multinational and international businesses doing business in the U.S. and around the world. Whether we are working with entrepreneurs in the startup phase of a venture or with a well-established public company in need of daily counsel, we help clients achieve immediate and long-term objectives. Learn More…


Tax matters inform the structure of nearly every corporate transaction our clients undertake. Our firm has years of experience in a wide range of domestic and international tax issues. Learn More…


From the initial phases of end-goal identification, to the negotiation and closing process, we serve as trusted advisor to clients engaging in a wide variety of transactions, including venture and private equity financings, joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions. Our repertoire of legal capabilities helps clients to quickly and efficiently achieve their transactional goals. Learn More…


Expanding and operating globally requires an in-depth understanding of the challenges associated with doing business in foreign markets. With the capacity to serve clients in the dynamic expanse of international law, we help clients successfully navigate new global markets and achieve desired results. Learn More…


Our firm effectively aids companies exploring business opportunities in both the U.S. and India. Through years of experience advising clients on doing business in India, we help clients understand and avoid the risks and potential pitfalls of the Indian business and legal environments. Learn More…

Our Core Team

Neil Bagchi

Neil Bagchi

An entrepreneur at heart, Neil understands the right deal strikes a balance between legal risk and business reward. He understands the challenges associated…

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Vason Hamrick

Vason Hamrick

Prior to joining Bagchi Law, Vason served as in-­‐house corporate counsel to an investment administration firm, working closely with registered investment…

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Sean King
Of Counsel

Sean has served as counsel to a large global law firm, leading regional law firm, and a “Big 4″ accounting firm. These experiences uniquely position him as…

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Glen W. Roberts II
Strategic Advisor

Glen has nearly two decades of legal experience advising on investment and finance transactions, particularly in cross-border scenarios…

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Shawna Barlette
Executive Assistant/Office Manager

Shawna brings over twenty years of experience in the management of all office functions, personnel and resources. Prior to joining…

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Practical Thinking

1406, 2016

Public Benefit Corporation, B Corporation, or a 501(c)(3): What Structure Will Work Best for Your Organization?

Today’s social and philanthropic entrepreneur is faced with an increasing number of entity types and structures. What structure will work best for your organization’s mission and goals? Bagchi Law has consolidated …Read more.

505, 2015

How to Avoid Presenting a Flat Tire for a Buyer to Kick: A Guide to the Venture Capital Due Diligence Process for Early-Stage Startups

Congratulations, you have successfully negotiated a term sheet on behalf of your startup! Now comes the not-totally-painless corporate equivalent of a full cavity search: due diligence.  During the due diligence …Read more.

505, 2015

Startup Tax Issues (Part 2) – “83(b) Elections”

Founders or other service providers receiving restricted stock should strongly consider making an 83(b) election in the year the restricted stock is granted. This election normally results in minimal additional …Read more.

505, 2015

Startup Tax isn’t Flappy Bird: Avoiding Frustration on the Way to Success

Tax can be intimidating.  The rules are complicated, subject to change, and frequently poorly written.  Tax is also as unavoidable as death and that other thing.  The good news …Read more.