Client Testimonials

(for White Summers Caffee & James, LLP and its predecessor firm, White & Lee)

“White Summers has represented the Band of Angels on investments, and works with many of our portfolio companies. They are cost efficient and among the best boutique law firms in the Valley. I have relied on White Summers’ advice on my own investments. The firm is first rate.” – Ian Sobieski, Coordinator of the Band and founder of the Band of Angels Fund, LP

“Almost 20 years ago, Mark White first helped us form and build the EDA Consortium to be the global trade organization representing the business interests of the electronic design automation industry. Throughout that period, White Summers has helped us navigate critical issues in our industry, and Mark White has and continues to serve as our Secretary providing direct guidance and advice to our Board.” – Robert Gardner, Executive Director of the EDA Consortium

” White Summers has been a trusted business and legal advisor to IPextreme, Inc. for over 5 years. They have deep domain experience in EDA software, IP re-license issues and in the semi-conductor industry. The firm is responsive, very knowledgeable and a critical extension of our team.” – Warren Savage, Founder and CEO

” White Summers has worked with several Leapfrog portfolio companies including Fastscale Technologies, Mino Wireless and Hotlink V and has also represented us on investments. We find them to be knowledgeable, engaged, very close to management, and most importantly, they handle things as though it was their company. That’s a unique perspective and quality in a law firm, and I see it every day with White Summers.” – Andy Fillat, General Partner of Leapfrog Ventures

” Making great games is all about passion, creativity, and listening to your audience. Mark White and the White Summers team take this same approach with us, and are now a key ingredient in our success driving innovation in online games. As our partners, White Summers became experts in the technology, players, and unique issues that drive our business. Mark sits on my board and he and his team help me look around the corners. Together we are changing the way games are designed, played and monetized.” – Natalie Fay, Co-founder and CEO

” I have chosen to engage Mark White as attorney for several companies because Mark goes beyond providing legal advice, offering valuable business and entrepreneurial insights and a wealth of connections. Mark has been instrumental in helping my startup companies raise finance, hire key members of staff, resolve internal disputes and close transactions. Mark is extremely talented and uniquely well connected in Silicon Valley. ” – David Smith, Founder and CEO of Tynax, SurfMoney and Author of “Zero to IPO”