Colin Kirby

Partner - New York

Colin KIrby
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Colin Kirby is a partner in Foley Hoag’s Business Department, resident in the New York office.

Over the course of his career, Colin has advised founders and investors on hundreds of formation, financing and exit transactions.

By taking the time to understand the strategic business objectives of his clients, Colin is able to apply tactical and forward-thinking guidance in a clear, concise and responsive manner.

While Colin’s practice focuses on the representation of growth-oriented companies and venture capital funds, he also works with investment funds and broker-dealers to facilitate innovative liquidity solutions for equity holders in later-stage growth companies. 


  • Duke University School of Law, LL.M., Entrepreneurship, 2011
  • Notre Dame Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2010
  • University of California Santa Barbara, B.A., Political Science, International Relations, 2004

Representative Experience

Financing, Merger and Acquisition Engagements

Professional Experience

  • Adjunct professor at Columbia Business School, co-teaching in the over-subscribed venture capital and angel investing course (Fall 2017 - Winter 2018)
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  • New York
  • California