The Forrest Firm is a provider of legal services to businesses, non-profits, entrepreneurs, and individuals. Core practice areas include corporate transactions, financings and capital raises, commercial real estate, intellectual property, employment law, banking and financial services, mergers and acquisitions, estate planning and administration, and litigation.
At the Forrest Firm, Rob will continue to dedicate his practice to helping entrepreneurs grow technology companies in a variety of industries, including information technology, life sciences, medical devices, healthcare, nanotechnology, and advanced materials. He represents clients in a wide range of transactions including equity and debt financings, intellectual property licensing, technology commercialization, joint ventures and strategic alliances, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance and general corporate matters. Moreover, he has an extensive network of contacts with potential investors and other resources of significant value to his clients.
Rob has 30 years of broad and deep business law experience. He is a member of the board of trustees for NC State’s Kenan Institute for Engineering, Technology and Science. He served on the executive committee and the board of directors of the Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) and on the board of directors of NC IDEA. He is a graduate of the University of Richmond, where he earned his J.D. and B.S., and he serves on the board of directors of the Richmond Law Advisory Board. Previously, he was the president of the University of Richmond Law School Alumni Association.
“We are thrilled to have Rob Tyler join us at the Forrest Firm,” said James Forrest, Founder and President of Forrest Firm. “Rob has long been considered among the elite business attorneys working with technology companies in the Triangle area’s key industries, and we are grateful that he’s bringing his practice to Forrest Firm. Together, we will do our part to contribute to the startup ecosystem in North Carolina that Rob helped to grow and thrive.”
About the Forrest Firm, P.C.
The Forrest Firm is a full-service corporate law firm and certified B Corporation with seven offices across North Carolina. The firm’s mission is to provide legal services in a manner that consistently exceeds client expectations, create healthy, sustainable work environments for its professionals, and positively impact communities across North Carolina.
James Forrest, Founder and President