Randy Socol is focusing his practice on the corporate representation of established and emerging growth companies in the technology, biotechnology, healthcare and media/entertainment sectors and the venture capital and private equity firms, corporate and strategic investors and acquirors that finance and/or acquire these companies.

In addition to providing strategic and corporate counseling, his practice encompasses venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, debt financings, public offerings, equity and compensation matters and corporate governance.

Randy currently splits his time between DLA Piper's San Diego and Los Angeles offices and is a member of the firm's US Emerging Growth and Venture Capital leadership group and the head of the firm's Southern California Emerging Company and Venture Capital practice, as well as a founding member of the firm's Corporate Venture Leadership Group.