The Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED), a Durham-based network that helps Triangle entrepreneurs build thriving companies, showcased Smith Anderson in a November Strategic Partner Spotlight. These stories highlight strategic partners that help to propel Triangle entrepreneurial companies onto the national stage as successful businesses.
The article states that Smith Anderson supports CED as a strategic partner because it appreciates CED's commitment to the development and success of entrepreneurship in North Carolina. As a leading business law firm in the State and region, Smith Anderson works with many clients that benefit from CED's expansive network and numerous opportunities for growth and leadership.
Smith Anderson attorneys help North Carolina entrepreneurs by partnering with them to offer strategic legal guidance in all areas related to life sciences and technology, including intellectual property, licensing, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and employment law, among others. Working on both the local and national stage, the firm advises established private and public companies, as well as start-ups, through their entire life cycles.
As for the future of entrepreneurship, Smith Anderson recognizes that today's age of global interconnectedness has led to a rise in unprecedented creativity and development of new ideas and believes that entrepreneurship will expand in North Carolina and around the world.
Mike Saber, co-leader of Smith Anderson's Life Sciences practice group, serves on the CED Board of Directors and Executive Committee.
Read the full CED spotlight article here.