Attorney Milliken

Founder of Sutter Law a San Francisco Business Law FirmEric Milliken thrives as an attorney because of his love and passion for his job. He has chosen his profession and area of law deliberately to surround himself with smart, ambitious people who want to change the world.

The Firm’s slogan is “Transparency, Clarity and Simplicity”; we embrace the modern era of technology-driven transparency and efficiently. Transparency permeates throughout our whole organization from intake to billing.

EXPERIENCE:

Milliken served as the Executive Vice President of Soltech Solar, he also worked as a Compliance Officer Centurion Alliance. Milliken’s unique practice is driven by his years of experience working in all aspects of businesses, from formation, business development, funding negotiations, SEC compliance, contract negotiations and legal services.

VALUE ADDED:

Our organization works with over sixty small and emerging companies. We represent companies from accelerators such as Ycombinator, 500 Startups, Matter, Boost and Stain Tech Center, to name a few. We have guided our clients through incorporation, angel funding, intellectual property transfers, series A funding, mergers and acquisitions.

PLEDGE:

His clients’ objectives are achieved without compromising integrity, honesty, and a commitment to justice.

 

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS:

Society3: San Francisco Accelerator

Judged Startup Pitch Event: April 22, 2015

 

Society3: San Francisco Accelerator

Judged Startup Pitch Event: March 10, 2015

 

Society3: San Francisco Accelerator

Judged Startup Pitch Event: February 17, 2015

 

Society3: San Francisco Accelerator

Judged Startup Pitch Event: January 28, 2015

 

Idea to IPO: San Francisco, California

Fundraising and Intellectual Property for Startups: November 19, 2014, January 29, 2015 and April 29, 2015.

Attorney Eric H. Milliken provided a step-by-step guide for startup fundraising. He discuss investor friendly corporate structures. He discuss the differences between seed, angel and venture capital funding cycles. Mr. Milliken provided advice on how to reach out to investor, what to say and how to get a meeting. Finally he discuss investor due diligence and investor terms for all stages of startups.

 

Business Forum: Santa Cruz, California

How to protect your company from litigation: May 2013

Attorney Eric H. Milliken provided guidelines for protecting your personal assets from liability.

 

Marketing for Startups: Santa Cruz, California

How to Structure your Startup: October 2013

Attorney Eric H. Milliken discussed how to structure your startup for investors and Venture Capital.