Simon Inman - Partner


Practice Focus

Mergers and Acquisitions, Venture Capital, Corporate Finance, Banking and General Business Advisory Work


LLB (Hons.), University of Leicester, England 1978
Admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales, 1981
Admitted to the State Bar of California, June 2000


Formerly a partner with Hammonds, a leading U.K. based, pan-European law firm, Mr. Inman practiced law in the U.K. for twenty years where he represented clients in numerous national and international corporate and financial transactions.

In 1998, Mr. Inman moved to Sonoma County with his California-born wife to pursue their interest in wine. The couple owns a Pinot Noir vineyard in the Russian River Valley and produce wine under their own label.

Since joining CMPR in 1999, Mr. Inman has handled a wide range of business transactions including merger and acquisition transactions, start-up and venture capital financings, stock options and other equity incentive plans, public and private securities matters, real estate, tax-exempt bond transactions and other bank financings.

Mr. Inman is a board member of Sonoma Mountain Business Cluster, a non-profit technology business incubator based in Rohnert Park.


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