Richard B. Bull

Richard B. Bull

Vice Chair, Emerging Growth and Venture Capital

Richard Bull is a partner whose practice focuses on representing venture capital investors, corporate venture investors, and emerging growth companies through the corporate life cycle. He represents companies across a wide range of industries, from technology and healthcare to manufacturing and insurance.

Richard is Vice Chair of DLA’s Emerging Growth and Venture Capital Practice.

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Representative Experience

  • Represented Elysian Park Ventures, the venture arm of the Los Angeles Dodgers, in connection with more than US$150 million of investments in the last five years
  • Represented Eldridge Industries in connection with transactions totaling more than US$135 million in the last three years, including the Series E Preferred Stock financing of DraftKings, Inc. and the following merger of Draft Kings with Diamond Eagle Acquisition Corp
  • Represented Fandom Gaming, Inc. d/b/a AlphaDraft, in connection with its seed financing by Upfront Ventures, IDG Ventures, Greycroft Partners, Metamorphic Ventures, KEC Ventures, David Stern and Carmelo Anthony
  • Represented Coin-In Software, Inc. f/k/a P4RC, Inc. in the Series A-1 Preferred Stock Financing by 37Ventures and angel investors
  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law 2007
    Recipient of Emery Scholarship
  • B.A., University of Notre Dame


  • Chambers USA
    • Up and Coming, California Venture Capital (2023)
  • The Legal 500 United States
    • Recommended, Venture Capital & Emerging Companies (2023)
    • Next Generation Partner, Venture Capital & Emerging Companies (2018-2019)



+1 858 677 1474
(Work, San Diego)
+1 650 833 1574
(Work, Silicon Valley)