Stephen Moore


Stephen Moore


Stephen Moore is an emerging growth and venture capital attorney, advising clients on matters related to venture capital financings, general corporate advising for startups and founders, and mergers and acquisitions. Stephen is an associate in the Denver office and a member of Foley’s Transactions Practice Group.

Stephen’s prior experience working in startups brings an array of practical experience, and a focus on getting deals to close efficiently and effectively.

Prior to joining Foley, Stephen was an associate for another firm in Colorado where he gained experience with corporate transactions, entity formations, startup financings, and M&A transactions. He began his legal career as in-house counsel serving an AI startup’s executive team and managing a wide variety of operational responsibilities. During law school, Stephen clerked for both the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission as well as a corporate energy litigation firm.

Prior to law school, Stephen worked in public policy and lobbying, where he served as a Legislative Aide for the office of Governor Hickenlooper and a public policy director of a Colorado based think tank.

09 January 2024 Foley Ignite

Navigating Board Turbulence: Lessons From OpenAI

The rollercoaster of events at OpenAI serve as a reminder of the power dynamics and challenges that even the most innovative and groundbreak companies face.
16 November 2023 Innovative Technology Insights

Highlights From the Biden Administration Executive Order on AI

On October 30, 2023, President Biden signed the 53-page Executive Order on the Safe, Secure, and Trustworthy Development and Use of Artificial Intelligence that significantly advances the United States' policy framework regarding artificial intelligence.
29 March 2023 Innovative Technology Insights

ChatGPT: Herald of Generative AI in 2023?

In November 2022, OpenAI, a private artificial intelligence research laboratory and deployment company, introduced the world to its AI-enabled chatbot ChatGPT, leaving an indelible mark on the public and technology community, with the aim of benefiting humanity as a whole.
22 December 2022 Deals and Wins

Foley Represents Connect Ventures in $20M Investment in Deep Voodoo

Foley & Lardner LLP recently represented Connect Ventures as lead investor in its $20 million investment in the artificial intelligence (AI) entertainment startup Deep Voodoo. Connect Ventures is an investment partnership between Creative Artists Agency and global venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates.
17 October 2022 Deals and Wins

Foley Represents Samsung Ventures as Lead Investor in Strategic Funding Round for Lumotive

Foley & Lardner LLP represented Samsung Ventures as the lead investor in a round of strategic funding for Lumotive, the developer of Light Control Metasurface (LCM™) beam steering chips enabling the next generation of lidar.
12 October 2022 Newsletters

Takeaways from President Biden’s Announcement on Marijuana Policy Reform

The President issued a statement on marijuana policy reform, pardoning those prosecuted for possession of marijuana in violation of the Controlled Substances Act.