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VLP Law Group Announces the Promotion of Greg M. Morris to Partner in the Firm’s Commercial Lending Practice Group

Posted on Jan 4, 2016 in Press Releases by Greg M. Morris

Palo Alto, CA (January 14, 2016) – VLP Law Group LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of Greg M. Morris to Partner, effective January 1, 2016. This promotion recognizes Greg’s hard work over his five years at VLP, particularly the high quality of his work for Silicon Valley Bank and his role in the Commercial Lending Group.

Greg specializes in representing financial institutions and other lenders in negotiating and documenting credit facilities provided to companies primarily within the technology and life sciences sectors. His practice focuses on the negotiation and documentation, due diligence review and closing of secured and unsecured loan transactions. He has developed particular knowledge of secured transactions, including the intellectual property, warrant and other issues that arise within those transactions. Greg also has experience advising companies regarding the incurrence of debt and the granting of security interests and he has represented both public and private corporations in a variety of debt financing transactions.

Prior to joining the firm, Greg worked as a finance attorney for DLA Piper and had previously worked as an Analyst for Wachovia Securities and as a software engineer.

Denise Zack, Chair of the firm’s Commercial Lending Group, said: “Greg has been an integral part of the Commercial Lending team’s success since joining VLP over five years ago. He is an extremely talented lawyer and terrific team player who brings deep knowledge and experience, as well as outstanding attention to detail, to every deal he handles. I am thrilled that he is now a Partner and I look forward to all he will accomplish in the years to come.”

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