A corporate law firm that serves as both legal advisors and business strategists to companies, entrepreneurs and investors


From revolutionizing robotics and toys to setting boundaries between the virtual and real worlds, we are Anki’s advisor for current and future endeavors


We helped get Tesla started and close on successive financing before its IPO


Our attorneys come from all backgrounds, and just like a good boxing coach, we have seen a lot and know what works. Every day we are in your corner making sure you know what works too!


Neither do we. We work with companies and investors everywhere. Financings, M&A, international joint ventures, strategic partnerships, restructurings, flips– you name it, we’ve done it.


We helped bring Prezi from Hungary to the US, procure funding and launch a global business.

Good Things Come in Small Packages

We’re a boutique that offers highly specialized corporate legal services to technology companies,investors, executives and Board members. Staying small allows us to respond quickly – and deeply understand you, your company and your business.


We’re helping CocoaPlanet become the category leader in premium chocolate products


We opened our European Office in Budapest January 2014. We know the dynamics on both sides of the ocean, we work with you in your language, your time zone and your community.

We are a premier boutique corporate and international law firm that provides skilled legal services to entrepreneurs, tech companies, individuals, and growth businesses at all stages of development, from large-scale global enterprises to innovative startups. Our deep experience and wide range of knowledge positions us to provide highly responsive and effective legal solutions.

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The White Summers Story

White Summers Caffee & James (WSCJ) is one of the West Coast’s leading boutique corporate and international law firms. We have been in business for over 18 years, and over that time we have contributed to the success of innovate companies such as Anki, Redbooth, Tesla, OluKai and SOL Republic.

We work with companies and executives globally from our offices located in the Silicon Valley, Portland, OR, San Francisco, and Budapest. We have represented well over 500+ companies and investors on over 300+ financings and 250+ liquidity exit events. In a nutshell, we help build innovation platforms and companies that improve the world we live in.
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Silicon Valley

541 Jefferson Ave., Suite 100
Redwood City, CA 94063
Tel:(650) 298-6000
Fax:(650) 298-6099


805 SW Broadway, Suite 2440
Portland, OR 97205
Tel:(503) 419-3000
Fax:(503) 419-3001

San Francisco

350 Townsend St.
Suite 408
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 690-8750

European Office

79 Andrássy út
Budapest, Hungary, H-1062
Tel: (+36) 1 706 0000
Fax: (+36) 1 706 0003