Bird & Bird advises new client Hotprints Limited on its $1 million seed round financing


International law firm Bird & Bird has advised new client Hotprints Limited on its $1 million seed round financing. The transaction sees a number of individual and corporate investors acquiring approximately 45% of the company.

Hotprints Limited is establishing itself as an innovative provider of personal printing. The company will initially operate in the United Kingdom and the United States.

Angus Miln, a Partner in the London Corporate Group, headed the Bird & Bird team, assisted by corporate associate, Helen Down.

S. Mohammad M. Ahmadabadi, CEO and co-founder of Hotprints Limited, said “Delivering a deal on time and on budget are crucial to the success of a seed round financing. Bird & Bird's pragmatic approach ensured that this happened. We look forward to continuing our relationship with Bird & Bird as our business develops.”

Since joining Bird & Bird in 2007, Angus Miln has advised numerous companies in connection with venture capital investments and related transactions and has acted for a significant number of new investor side clients - including Index Ventures, Global Finance, InMedia Invest, Tate & Lyle Ventures, Sandpiper Investments Limited, Scottish Enterprise, Aescap Venture, E-Synergy and Venture Business Research.

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Derek Gilmour or Ben Girdlestone
Tel: +44(0)20 7415 6079 / +44(0)20 79826470
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