Bar Admissions

North Carolina

California (Inactive)


Duke University, J.D., 2002

Wake Forest University, B.S., cum laude, 1999


Glen Caplan represents cutting-edge technology companies nationwide across a broad array of industries, including software, e-commerce, ad-tech, clean-tech, health care IT, digital media, video gaming, consumer electronics and medical devices. His representation spans the entire life cycle of a company, often consulting with entrepreneurs at the idea stage and expanding to include the initial corporate formation, angel and venture capital financings, venture debt financings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, securities laws compliance matters and general business consultation. Glen also represents both individual and institutional venture capital and private equity investors in connection with their direct equity investments.

Glen represented Spreedly in its $75 million growth equity financing from Spectrum Equity; Dude Solutions in its $100 million-plus Series A financing from Warburg Pincus; Automated Insights in its acquisition by STATS, LLC, a Vista Equity Partners portfolio company; and Cofounders Capital in a number of its portfolio company investments.

Glen was previously a partner with a boutique corporate law firm in Raleigh, North Carolina, and an associate with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in Palo Alto, California.

Glen serves on Robinson Bradshaw's board of directors.

Honors & Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America, venture capital, 2013-24; corporate law, 2018-24; securities/capital markets, 2022-24; mergers and acquisitions law, 2024; Raleigh Securities/Capital Markets Law Lawyer of the Year, 2023
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers, business/corporate, 2024; Rising Star, 2013, 2016-17
  • Business North Carolina, Legal Elite, business law, 2019
  • Triangle Business Journal, Triangle’s Forty Under 40, 2013



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Professional Affiliations

  • Council for Entrepreneurial Development, Board of Directors, 2012-18
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