Mr. Kunold is an Operating Partner and General Counsel of Marlin. His primary responsibilities include overseeing all
legal and compliance matters related to the Marlin funds and their
portfolio companies, with particular emphasis on merger and acquisition
Mr. Kunold has over 20 years of transactional experience in mergers and
acquisitions, joint venture transactions, general business
representation and related counseling. Prior to joining Marlin, Mr.
Kunold was a lawyer at Foster Pepper PLLC, a leading Seattle-based law firm. At
Foster Pepper, Mr. Kunold maintained an active M&A practice while also
serving as the firm’s Managing Partner from 2007 to 2013. He earned a
B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Washington, an MBA
from Pepperdine University and a J.D., cum laude, from Georgetown
University Law Center.