Kevin Lin

Associate - Boston

Kevin Lin

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Kevin Lin is an associate in Foley Hoag’s Business Department, working primarily in the Emerging Companies and Venture Capital Practice Group. Kevin’s practice focuses on working with emerging technology and life science companies throughout the corporate life cycle, including on early-stage formation and structuring matters, angel and venture financings, commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate governance matters.

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  • Boston University School of Law, J.D., 2016
  • Cornell University, B.A., 2013


English, Mandarin

Representative Experience

Venture Capital

  • Represented Zapata Computing, a quantum software company empowering enterprise teams to accelerate quantum solutions and capabilities, in closing its $38 million Series B financing, led by Comcast Ventures, Pitango and Prelude Ventures.
  • Represented fintech software company in its $25 million Series E financing. *
  • Represented healthcare venture capital fund in its $20 million Series A financing of a life sciences company. *
  • Represented biomanufacturing company in its $20 million Series A financing. *
  • Represented retail software analytics company in its $15 million Series C financing. *
  • Represented behavioral technology company in its $13 million Series C financing. *
  • Represented numerous venture capital firms in their portfolio investment activities.*

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Represented Skillsoft in its acquisition of Pluma, a digital professional development and executive-quality coaching platform, for approximately $22 million. 
  • Assisted biotechnology ecosystem company Alloy Therapeutics, Inc. with the formation of Broadwing Bio LLC, a joint venture with Maze Therapeutics, Inc., to develop targeted antibody therapies for the treatment of ophthalmic diseases.
  • Represented global cannabis operator Columbia Care Inc. (NEO: CCHW) (CSE: CCHW) (OTCQX: CCHWF) (FSE: 3LP) in signing a definitive agreement to acquire Green Leaf Medical, LLC, a privately held, fully integrated cannabis multi-state operator based in the mid-Atlantic region, for approximately $240 million with the potential for additional performance-based milestone payments.
  • Represented NASDAQ-listed software company in its acquisition of a micro-app platform company for approximately $200 million. *
  • Represented private equity sponsor in its leveraged buyout of a manufacturing company. *
  • Represented telehealth company in its stock-for-stock merger with a competing telehealth company. *

*Prior to joining Foley Hoag


  • Boston University Journal of Science and Technology Law, Note Editor


  • Boston Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • New Hampshire Bar Association
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  • Massachusetts
  • New York
  • New Hampshire

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  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire