Barry is a founding partner of Menlo Park, California's Carr & Ferrell LLP, one of Silicon Valley's top technology law firms, and co-chairman of the Corporate & Securities Practice Group.
Recognized by San Jose Magazine as one of Silicon Valley’s top corporate lawyers for five consecutive years and by Bay Area Lawyer Magazine as one of the top three venture capital lawyers in the Bay Area, Barry has provided extensive corporate guidance to public and private companies in a wide variety of technology and non-technology industries, as well as numerous venture capital clients.
Barry has counseled clients through venture capital financings, private securities placements, mergers and acquisitions transactions, licensing and distribution arrangements, patent sale transactions, employee stock option matters and initial public offerings.
As indicated above, Barry has advised clients in numerous industries, including energy/clean technology, integrated circuits, computer software, semiconductor design and manufacture, medical device and video game development and distribution.
Barry and his wife live in Portola Valley, where they raised their three sons. He also is an emeritus member of the Board of Directors for the Boys and Girls Club of the Peninsula.
- J.D., Columbia University School of Law
- B.A., University of California at Berkeley (with honors)
- State Bar of California
- Admitted to Practice – State Bar of California
- Admitted to Practice – Central District of California
- State Bar of California – Business Law and Intellectual Property Law Sections
- San Jose Magazine
- Bay Area Lawyer Magazine
- The Recorder