Martin David Teckler

Of Counsel

Martin Teckler is experienced in general corporate law, real estate, administrative law, securities and venture capital. He also has experience in the programs of the Small Business Administration and other federal agencies which provide capital to small businesses, such as the U.S. Department of Agriculture, OPIC and the Export-Import Bank, as well as areas of government contracting and the provision of set-asides to small and minority-owned businesses. His principal areas of practice include representation of venture capital funds which are structured as Small Business Investment Companies (SBICs) and representation of specialty lenders that make financial assistance available to small and mid-sized businesses.


  • Formation and licensing of multiple Small Business Investment Companies (SBICs) including structuring of fund entities, representation of principal groups before the Small Business Administration (SBA), resolution of investor issues, obtaining leverage from SBA and resolving regulatory matters on behalf of licensed SBICs
  • Structuring multiple venture capital investments by SBICs and other venture funds in a manner that complies with applicable SBA regulations
  • Formation and structuring of non-SBIC venture funds
  • Representing multiple lending institutions in obtaining authority to make SBA and U.S. Department of Agriculture guaranteed loans
  • Representation of multiple issuers,acquirers and broker-dealers, in secondary market and securitization transactions involving government-guaranteed loans

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