David joined August Capital (www.augustcap.com) in 2000. Prior to joining August Capital, David was an intellectual property and corporate attorney at Venture Law Group, Cravath Swaine & Moore, and Perkins Coie LLP. In his legal practice, David represented high tech startups in all aspects of their formation, financing and operations including Yahoo!, When.com (AOL), Evite (Ticketmaster), Topica, Sonique (Terra Lycos), Pure Payments (Excite@Home), BuyDirect (Beyond.com), and Ofoto (Kodak). David earned his undergraduate degree from Stanford and his J.D. from Harvard Law School.