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Balch & Bingham to Host Inaugural Athena Collective Investment Forum

Balch & Bingham will host the inaugural Athena Collective Investment Forum on March 23, 2017. The event will be Birmingham’s first-ever women-focused angel investing workshop. Balch’s Birmingham office will host the workshop programming for participants. Athena Collective, a new Birmingham-based organization dedicated to cultivating and training women angel investors, is putting on the event, which will be facilitated by Start Up Angels.

Martha Legg Miller, attorney in the firm’s Birmingham office and member of the Corporate Practice, will speak at the event. The Investment Forum will provide participants with an action-based curriculum, a vetted network, and resources and tools. Workshop segments will focus on startup investing and portfolios, choosing early stage startups, negotiating deals, and mentoring and networking.