Todd Tidgewell Partner
Nixon Peabody LLP
Prior to joining Nixon Peabody, Todd was Assistant General Counsel and Vice President of Fund Development at Village Ventures, Inc., the nation’s largest network of early-stage venture capital funds.
Todd is a regular panelist and frequent speaker at events focused on M&A, venture capital and emerging technology, and has written on the subject of deal structuring and private finance for several publications. He served as a member of the drafting committee of the National Venture Capital Association’s Standard Forms Project, which released its first set of industry-standard venture capital deal documents. Todd is founder of the Upstate New York Mergers & Acquisitions Council and a member of the Upstate Venture Association of New York.
About Nixon Peabody LLP
Nixon Peabody LLP is recognized as a Global 100 law firm—one of the largest in the world—with approximately 700 attorneys collaborating across major practice areas in cities across the U.S. and in European and Asian commercial centers. What sets Nixon Peabody apart regardless of size is the firm's exceptional relationships—among the partners and with their clients. Nixon Peabody attorneys work effectively across offices and practices because they know and like each other. They are widely respected for the depth of their industry knowledge and for being responsive, efficient, and easy to work with. Nixon Peabody's experience and insight helps clients anticipate and capture opportunities, prepare for and manage risks, and forecast and overcome obstacles. Nixon Peabody is widely recognized for a deep commitment to diversity, as a “Best Law Firm,” as “A Best Place to Work,” and for outstanding pro-bono service.