Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team



Dar’shun Kendrick was born in Atlanta, GA, and raised in Decatur, GA by her 2 entrepreneurial parents. She has a personal mission of closing the racial wealth gap through entrepreneurship for women founders and founders of color. In order to make this happen, companies must SCALE and GROW and many times raise capital from investors to make this happen.

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“I have spoken before some of the most prestigious organizations in the nation. What I leave each audience with is a renewed focus on HOW to accomplish their company capital raising goals.”

Available for
  • Moderating panels
  • Interviews
  • Guest panelist
  • Presentations
  • Workshops
  • Keynote speeches

We are a corporate securities law firm and investment advisory firm that helps companies raising investor capital focus on growing their company by leaving the regulations to us. We have helped companies NATIONWIDE raise over $1B in private investment capital and saved companies millions in unnecessary fees and costs. We work especially with black and women founders to meet their unique capital raising challenges and needs.

Request Dar’shun

Dar’shun is Available for Speaking Opportunities!

Dar’shun can present to your group or organization on a variety of business, investing,
capital or entrepreneurship issues.
You can download her speaking engagement list below and applicable fees.
If you are interested in moving forward, please email LRichardson AT

  • 2004B.A. in Communications & Political Science from Oglethorpe University (Atlanta, GA)- Cum laude
  • 2007J.D. from the University of GA School of Law (Athens, GA)
  • 2011M.B.A. from Kennesaw State University (Kennesaw, GA)- with honors
& Licenses
  • Series 65 License Holder [Registered Investment Adviser Representative] (2020-current)
  • FINRA non-public arbitrator (2015-current)
  • Georgia Bar Licensee (2007-current)
Civic Organization
  • Member of the Georgia House of Representatives (2011-present)
  • Member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (2015-present)
  • Boy Scouts of America Table Leader (2018-present)
  • Board member of the Technology Association of Georgia’s Corporate Development Board (2016-present)

La’ Toya
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La’ Toya (Executive Administrator)

La’ Toya Richardson was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY to parents with corporate backgrounds. She has over 15 years experience of working at top law firms throughout New York City, where she was able to utilize her love of the law and passion for helping people. Her past work experience has also helped enhance her personal skills and enables her to work well with different generations and people from all walks of life.

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Ricky (KAAG Fellow)

Ricky Panayoty is a rising 2L at Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, who believes that knowledge empowers people to win. He is certified by Westlaw and LexisNexis in advanced legal research. He is from Brooklyn, NY, and graduated magna cum laude from The City College of New York, where he majored in Political Science and served as a Colin Powell Fellow. At City College, he was also a legal scholar in the Skadden, Arps Honors Program in Legal Studies. He moved to Atlanta to attend law school and use the law to help empower underserved communities.

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