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coif

(formerly in England) the white cap worn by a SERJEANT AT LAW. It may have inspired the naming of the ORDER OF THE COIF.

COIF. A head-dress. In England there are certain serjeants at law, who are called serjeants of the coif, from the lawn coif they wear on their heads under their thin caps when they are admitted to that order.

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We were extremely impressed with Ian's experience in building and realising value in high-growth companies and his expertise makes him an ideal addition to the COIF team.
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The Newcastle operation is at the forefront of the region's science and technology sector and manages POC and CoIF, both of which, owing to their success, will now be extended.
Quinlisk graduated from DePaul University College of Law, Order of the Coif and with honors, in 1999.
degree in 1969 from Duke University, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and the Editorial Board of the Duke Law Journal.
Gendzier is a 1994 graduate of New York University School of Law, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and served as articles editor for the Annual Survey of American Law, in 1994.
CoIF specialises in high growth technology investments between pounds 100k and pounds 1.
Helms earned a JD, magna cum laude and Order of the Coif, from the University of Michigan and a BS from Iowa State University.
The POC fund recently celebrated its 100th investment and the COIF team has completed deals worth more than pounds 16m.
Thomas and graduated Cum Laude, Order of the Coif, from the University of Minnesota Law School, LLB.
The Coif was set up with money from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and aims to attract a further pounds 28m from co-investors.