Irwin Stein

San Francisco, California, US

Very experienced (40 years) corporate,securities and real estate attorney.
Irwin's Skills
Business Development
Fundraising
Background

About Irwin

I am a seasoned professional. I provide start-ups with the benefit of many years of experience. If you are passionate about your business you should not entrust your fundraising to amateurs. Many start-ups make the same mistakes. I can help you avoid most of them.

Work Experience

Founder

XXII Century Consulting Inc.

January 1991 - December 2016

I am an attorney experienced in corporate finance. I provide advice and counsel to established businesses and start-ups, especially about fund raising. I also taught economics and finance at a business school for a decade. I am a no nonsense, no BS advisor. I tell clients what they need to hear.

Education

New York Law School

JD

1971 - 1974

Certification

Attorney at Law

New State Bar

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Accelerators 310 Advertising 44468 Advisor Equity 73 Advisors 527 Advisory boards 386 Angel investing 1339 Angel investor 481 Board member 54 Branding 1075 Building a team 583 Business 526 Business Development 134522 Business Management 712 Business Strategy 66070 Business plan 431 CFO 91 Cofounder 286 Commitments 38 Company Culture 366 Compensation 142 Competition 24114 Consulting 47101 Contract negotiation 23417 Contractors 207 Copyright 40 Corporate Social Responsibility 503 Corporate law 828 Costs 5 Crowdfunding 710 Due Diligence 13865 Early Stage Funding 446 Employees 88 Employment law 226 Entertainment 1386 Entrepreneur 1134 Entrepreneurs 215 Entrepreneurship 146444 Equity 412 Exit Strategy 106 Explanation 3 Failure 37 Finance 30525 Financial Services 1056 Financial planning 523 Financial statements 187 Financing 182 Finding cofounders 783 Foreign Cofounder 154 Founder equity 241 Friends and Family 19 Fundraising 89001 HR 1357 Hardware 487 Idea validation 280 Ideation 459 Incentives 28 Incorporation 107 International Payments 46 Investment strategies 328 Investments 37900 Investor pitch 731 Investors 604 Ip 1140 Joint Ventures 736 Lawyer 106 Leadership 80862 Legal 779 Legal Research 565 Legal agreements 126 Legal structures 119 Litigation 539 Los angeles 43 M&a 12313 Management 84833 Marketing 98774 Marketing Strategy 98950 Mentor 74 Mistakes 23 Mobile Apps 1353 Motivation 195 Music Industry 822 NDA 103 Negotiation 28459 Newsletters 433 Partnerships 439 Pitch Decks 194 Politics 432 Pricing strategy 819 Private equity 20518 Product Development 90502 Profit 128 Programmer 70 Programming 1754 Project management 59193 Relationship management 439 Remittance 18 Saas 40597 Salaries 133 Sales 61819 Small business 36224 Social Media 64023 Social Media Marketing 39689 Social business 100 Startup Accelerators 139 Startup Law 402 Startups 142281 Strategic Partnerships 98447 Strategy 115005 Talent acquisition 649 Team Building 52612 Technical co-founder 495 Trademarks 332 Trials 109 Valuation 22628 Venture capital 78066 Y-Combinator 25