Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Marc Ackerman and On Deck Fellow and entrepreneur Brian Von Ancken will conduct a legal workshop on Thursday, June 17 for the On Deck Founders Fellowship. The fellowship provides community, education and support for company founders, and has turned out over 1400 entrepreneurs who have founded more than 330 companies and raised over $250 million in funding. The workshop will provide guidance on how best to think about and interact with the legal function.

Specifically, attendees will learn:
• How to find the right legal partner who will offer practical and useful advice.
• How to ensure that your legal partner properly assesses risk for an early stage company.
• When and to what extent to engage legal at various stages of a company’s growth.

For more information about On Deck and its fellowship programs, please visit their website.