FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 11, 2019
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
PHILLIPS LYTLE PARTNER AND ALBANY OFFICE LEADER RICHARD E. HONEN TO SPEAK AT ALBANY ROUNDTABLE’S CIVIC LUNCHEON SERIES
Albany, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen will speak at the Albany Roundtable’s Civic Luncheon Series. The event will take place on Wednesday March 13th at noon at the University Club of Albany, located at 141 Washington Avenue.
In his presentation titled, “The Capital Region’s Startup Landscape: What We’ve Done and What We Still Need to Do,” Mr. Honen will give a brief history of the region’s start–up business scene and dive into the tough topic of failure as a requirement for future success.
Mr. Honen focuses his practice in corporate, finance, and venture capital law, as well as complex commercial litigation. He is the firm’s Venture Capital Team Leader and provides corporate counsel to a broad spectrum of companies from startup to Fortune 50, and has lectured extensively, particularly on the topics of corporate law, venture capital, and angel investing. He also represents companies in complex commercial litigation matters.