TOP TIER ADVISORS FOR TODAY'S BUSINESSES NEEDS
Founded in San Francisco in 2010, Comar LLP is a modern law office specializing in investor representation, full-service corporate counsel and corporate litigation.
Under the direction of D. Inder Comar, Esq., our attorneys have represented Fortune 100 companies, startups, investors, political parties, and governments worldwide.
Our approach to law is based on the classical role of advisor. Just as advisors in previous eras would be experts in a variety of disciplines in order to best assist the sovereign, we believe that modern legal counsel must take a Renaissance approach in advising ventures in corporate formation, corporate growth, and corporate defense and conflict.
D. Inder Comar
Licensed to practice before both the California and New York bars, Inder works with today's most cutting edge businesses as corporate, investment and litigation counsel in a variety of technologies and industries. Well-known company founders, venture capital groups, and Fortune 100 companies rely on Inder's legal and business experience to navigate the brave new world of 21st century business and technology.
Prior to opening Comar LLP in 2010, Inder spent several years at Latham & Watkins LLP, where he handled complex litigations on behalf of the world’s most well-known businesses and institutions, in areas as diverse as antitrust, employment, and intellectual property. He also spent a year working at The Alliance for Children’s Rights, a Los Angeles nonprofit dedicated to supporting foster children.
Inder obtained his J.D. at the New York University School of Law. He is a graduate of Stanford University, where he earned an M.A. in Sociology and two Bachelor of Arts degrees in Psychology and International Relations.
Inder has lived and worked in Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Spain, Romania, and India and speaks German and Spanish.
Kate is an international lawyer licensed to practice in both California and Australia. She has over nine years of experience working with government, the United Nations, and academia on international law, data privacy, and human rights.
A non-residential fellow with the Stanford Center for Internet and Society, Kate is recognized as an expert in international jurisdiction and government access to user data. She provides consulting advice to cloud-based companies and digital rights organizations on issues of privacy and responsible access to user data.
At Comar LLP, Kate acts as counsel to advise startups and early-stage companies on matters of civil litigation and corporate financing. She excels at researching the law on complex and novel situations, analyzing the implications for business, and providing advice that is accurate, concise, and pragmatic.
Kate is a certified information privacy professional (CIPP/US) and holds a Master of Laws in International Law (with merit) from the Australian National University, Bachelor of Laws from the University of Queensland (First Class Honors), and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Queensland.
Rajeev is an experienced attorney specializing in commercial litigation, corporate compliance, and contract negotiation. Rajeev is admitted to practice in New York and California.
Prior to joining Comar LLP, Rajeev served as General Counsel for a healthcare technology company where he oversaw all legal matters, including negotiating vendor and licensing agreements as well as HIPAA and HITECH compliance. Prior to that, Rajeev was an Associate at a litigation boutique firm where he represented clients in a variety of litigation and obtained significant trial, appellate, and arbitration experience. Rajeev was also an Associate at a major, national law firm, Hughes Hubbard & Reed, where he represented a large pharmaceutical company in its products liability litigations across the U.S.
Rajeev obtained his Juris Doctorate at the New York University School of Law. He graduated from the University of California at Berkeley, where he earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in Chemistry and Political Science.
Rajeev provides his clients with his sophisticated legal acumen while at the same time understanding their practical business needs.
Chelsea is a corporate attorney who represents startup companies and social enterprises in a wide range of areas including entity formation, capital raising and financing activities, and commercial transactions. She is admitted in California and awaiting admission in New York.
Prior to joining Comar LLP, Chelsea worked at a New York City business law firm providing legal and business guidance to emerging growth and mid-sized businesses.
Chelsea earned her J.D. from UC Hastings College of the Law, where she served as the Executive Acquisitions Editor of Constitutional Law Quarterly law review and received CALI Awards for the highest grades in Legal Writing and Research as well as in Trial Advocacy. She graduated from the University of Southern California with a B.A. in Political Science.
Before law school, Chelsea was the director of an inner-city tutoring program in Los Angeles, which led to her passion for social enterprise work. She spent a year with the Social Enterprise and Economic Empowerment Clinic at UC Hastings, where she advised socially conscious entrepreneurs in a variety of corporate and transactional matters, in a for-profit and non-profit setting. She continues to work with social enterprises and non-profits with the Sustainable Economies Law Center in the East Bay.
Mark has over a decade of experience advising creative agencies and companies in connection with organizational law, contractual engagements, financings, mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings and acquisitions (including the receipt of options, warrants and other derivatives), intellectual property protection, registration and licensing, joint ventures, equity compensation, investment fund formation,and associated regulatory and legal compliance. Prior to joining Comar LLP, he worked in the asset management group of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, and the capital markets group of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP in New York.
At Comar LLP, Mark has become increasingly involved with the emerging information litigation and conflict resolution practice area, frequently advising clients on anticipating, planning for and resolving disputes concerning their valuable trademarks, copyrights, digital deliverables, and trade secrets.
He earned his juris doctor degree from the St. John’s University School of Law and his Bachelor of Arts degree from SUNY Stony Brook, both magna cum laude.
Mark has also developed a sub-specialty in fields of digital naming, branding and marketing. He is passionately interested in the evolution of communication in the digital age and co-founded Definer, a digital social network that enabled coining new names, slogans, words and phrases (a platform that Fast Company included in its roundup of "Little Know App that Entrepreneurs Can't Live Without" and for which he was selected as an inaugural member of NEW INC, the first ever museum-led incubator for art, technology and design, and recognized as one of The Next Web’s 50 People in NYC’s Tech Scene that You Need to Know).
Neil Devani is an investment and corporate specialist and serves as a Special Advisor at Comar LLP. Neil is an active investor in early stage technology companies, with a focus on those building health technologies, financial technologies, and frontier technologies such as robotics, machine learning, and AR/VR. He serves as a board director for Vicarious Surgical, a frontier health tech company, and Torchlight Legal, an organization pioneering legal innovations in defense of human rights and in pursuit of social justice for vulnerable populations. He also serves as an advisor and Director of Partnerships for Media Mobilize, a company working with great publishers and advertisers to empower and enable content creators to educate and entertain.
Neil completed his undergraduate studies at the Pennsylvania State University, attended medical school at Drexel University College of Medicine, and has a JD from Stanford Law School. He is licensed to practice before the California bar.
Kristian Ligaray has been a paralegal at Comar LLP since 2014 and assists the firm in the editing, review, drafting and record keeping of corporate documents. Having held positions in the information technology, retail, business and customer service fields, Kristian brings a wide array of talents to Comar LLP. In addition to his duties as paralegal, one of Kristian’s interests is photography and he enjoys spending free time studying different techniques in the field.
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