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About Us

Douglas Slain helps small businesses identify and solicit private equity.  After getting a JD from Stanford Law School, Doug practiced law at Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro (now Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman) in San Francisco. He later founded four national law-reporting services now owned by Thomson-Reuters. Doug served as the secured transactions adviser to the Ministry of Finance for the Republic of Latvia, he served as chair of the American Bar Association's largest professional responsibility committee, and he taught at Stanford Law School as an adjunct clinical law professor. 

Doug advises clients on 506 offerings and intrastate 504/SCOR offerings. He has been recognized as a JOBS Act authority since 2014.

Tom Litchfield is an independent Enterprise Software and Web Development consultant. Tom has provided database management and web development services to financial services and banking brands such as Charles Schwab Co., Inc. and Bank of the West. He has also consulted with American Automobile Association and Eastman Kodak. Tom holds a Section 508 Accessible Designer Certification from U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) for developing online interfaces, accessible to people with disabilities. He also holds certificates from IBM in software development and business process analysis.

Tom advises and supports international development and non-profit organizations with database and back-office technologies. Clients include AusAID (Australian Agency for International Development), CIDA (Canadian International Development Agency) with the United Nations.

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Doug can be reached directly at 415-317-6130.