Frances Mosley is a corporate associate in the Menlo Park and San Diego offices of Kilpatrick Townsend. Her practice focuses on start-up and venture capital law, with an emphasis on medical device, life science, clean energy and technology companies. Ms. Mosley represents emerging growth companies on general corporate and securities matters, including formation and operation, venture capital financing, private equity and debt transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance matters. In addition, Ms. Mosley also advises public companies in Securities and Exchange Commission filings and compliance. Ms. Mosley’s experience includes the representation of The Weather Channel and AirWatch, LLC.

Ms. Mosley has been recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Rising Star in Corporate Law each year from 2014-2017.

Professional & Community Activities

Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley, Member


  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D. (2011)
    CALI & Witkin Award for Academic Excellence
    Executive Notes Editor, UC Hastings Business Law Journal
  • University of San Francisco, B.A., Political Science, Minors in Legal Studies and Public Service (2005)
    summa cum laude, Pi Sigma Alpha

Bar Admissions

  • California (2011)

Who We Are

1080 Marsh Road
Menlo Park, CA, 94025
t +1 650.752.2449
f +1 650.618.1974
Suite 400, 12730 High Bluff Drive
San Diego, CA, 92130
t +1 858.350.3877

Frances C. Mosley

Experience Highlights

$43M financing for Editas Medicine, Inc.
Represented the founders of Editas Medicine, Incorporated in a $43 million Series A Financing to fund the collaborative research and more
$12M financing for MVRx
Represented MVRx, a medical device technology company, in $12 million Series A financing by a strategic investor. more