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Maxim V. Tsotsorin

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Maxim Tsotsorin is an associate in the Corporate & Securities Practice Group in Palo Alto, advising emerging and established technology companies on a variety of corporate and securities matters. Prior to joining, Mr. Tsotsorin was a corporate associate in a large international law firm. As a law student, he was a Managing Editor of Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal.

Practice Focus

Mr. Tsotsorin's practice emphasizes domestic and cross-border M&A, within general corporate and commercial transactions. He advises public and private companies on a wide range of matters, including corporate governance, securities compliance, fund formation, venture capital financing and private equity transactions.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California - Member
  • American Bar Association - Member


  • California~United States (2013)
  • Russia (2001)


  • Santa Clara University School of Law (J.D.) (2013)
  • Kaliningrad State University, Russia (B. Juris) (2001)


  • English
  • Russian


Contributor, "Fifty State Survey on Covenants Not to Compete," Association of General Counsel InfoPAK, September 2015

Author, "Open Source Software Compliance: The Devil Is Not So Black As He Is Painted," Santa Clara Computer & High Technology Law Journal, Volume 29, 23 April 2013