Jon Avidor is an attorney, entrepreneur and venture capitalist. Since 2005, he has worked with innovators and investors in Silicon Valley, New York and Tel Aviv. He is best known for founding the referrals-only law boutique Avidor.Law, and for representing clients in high-profile M&A transactions with LinkedIn, PayPal, Intel, Bayer and others. As an attorney, Jon has executed hundreds of early-stage financings and has advised on mergers ranging in size from $15M to $2BN. He also co-founded World Trade Ventures, an early-stage VC fund in New York, and TheUrban Resource Project, a non-profit organization attacking poverty through technology. Jon is a licensed attorney in New York and California, and he previously practiced law at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York and Goodwin in Silicon Valley. He holds a JD-MBA cum laude from Northwestern University and a BA from the University of California at Davis.
Closing the VC Gender Gap, an interview with Jon Avidor & David P.A. Mullings
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