Eric Lightman


Eric represents high-growth startups and venture capital firms and acts as general counsel on legal matters ranging from corporate formations, onboarding and employment agreements, equity and debt issuance, internal policies and best practices, and dispute resolution. Eric graduated from Santa Clara University School of Law and previously worked for the Law Offices of Svetlana Shirinova in San Francisco and then CJH & Associates, P.C. in Oakland, practicing general commercial litigation and employment litigation. Eric also participates in the S.F. Bar sponsored Justice & Diversity Center doing pro bono work on behalf of Bay Area residents. Originally from Philadelphia, Eric now resides in San Francisco. He is licensed to practice law in California and expects to be licensed in New York shortly.

Bar Admissions
  • California