Richard Segal is an associate with Foley & Lardner LLP. He is a member of the Private Equity & Venture Capital and Transactional & Securities Practices and the Technology Industry Team.
Mr. Segal has a broad corporate practice focusing on mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financings, capital markets, and securities law matters.
Mr. Segal represents public and private companies in connection with a variety of strategic transactions including mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, and licensing agreements. He also counsels issuers, underwriters, and selling stockholders in connection with public securities offerings including initial public offerings, follow-on offerings, tender offers, and SPAC transactions. Mr. Segal regularly works with publicly held companies and affiliates on SEC compliance, proxy solicitations, corporate governance, and takeover defense.
Mr. Segal also advises technology and life sciences entrepreneurs in connection with entity structure and formation and represents companies and institutional investors in financing transactions ranging from convertible debt angel rounds to later stage venture capital and private equity investments. In addition, Mr. Segal works with private equity and venture capital fund sponsors and investors on fund formation, fund investments, and compliance matters.
In 2013, Mr. Segal was named to the Massachusetts Super Lawyers - Rising Stars® list, which recognizes the top 2.5% of Massachusetts lawyers under age 40.
Mr. Segal received his J.D., cum laude, from Boston College Law School and his A.B., cum laude, from Dartmouth College.
He is admitted to practice in Massachusetts.
Mr. Segal is fluent in French.