Richard W Horton

Richard Horton is an experienced, dual-qualified US and Australian attorney resident in both the Silicon Valley and Sydney.

With a unique legal career, based initially in Australia and then in Silicon Valley for the past 13 years, he focuses on venture capital and strategic financings, M&A and complex, cross-border intellectual property (IP) and technology transactions for emerging growth and later-stage technology and clean energy technology companies. Richard has deep experience helping Australian technology companies move to Silicon Valley and assists US and offshore multinationals doing US and Australian law deals in Australia.

Richard speaks regularly to incubators, research institutes, universities, industry bodies and government groups on US and Australian venture financing, IP strategy and licensing, renewable energy, and general corporate and commercial law topics.