Perkins Coie Welcomes Executive Compensation Lawyer in CA
Summary: An experienced executive compensation lawyer joined Perkins Coie in their Palo Alto office.
Perkins Coie announced the addition of Wendy Moore to their Palo Alto office. Moore will be a partner in their Corporate practice and Tax, Benefits & Compensation subgroup. She joins from Jones Day where she was a partner.
Tax, Benefits & Compensation Chair Bob Mahon said, “Many of our attorneys have worked with Wendy for years, and we’ve long admired her exceptional work and strong reputation among peers in the industry. She brings nearly two decades of executive compensation and corporate governance experience to our team, and we are thrilled to have her on board.”
Moore will focus her practice on public and private companies handling securities, employment, corporate and tax issues. She will work closely with the law firm’s Emerging Companies & Venture Capital, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Corporate & Securities groups in order to accomplish her work.
Palo Alto Office Managing Partner Lowell Ness added, “Wendy is a well-respected attorney in the Bay Area and by the national bench, whose executive compensation experience blends well across various practices, including the firm’s Emerging Companies and Venture Capital practice. Her background and deep local roots make her a tremendous fit with our team. As part of the Venture Law Group back in the day, Wendy also has deep expertise representing startup companies.”
Moore earned her J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.