G. Wythe Michael, Jr.

G. Wythe Michael, Jr.: Attorney with Goodman Allen Donnelly


Wythe Michael focuses his practice primarily on the legal issues facing owners of closely held companies. Often acting as an outside "general counsel," Mr. Michael provides practical solutions to legal issues by working with company management to understand and implement their business strategy. Mr. Michael regularly assists growing companies on such issues as entity structuring; capital needs, including private securities offerings, venture capital and "angel" financing; buy-sell agreements; mergers and acquisitions; succession planning; and personal estate planning. He also assists businesses on a wide range of day-to-day issues including the preparation of joint venture agreements; sales, marketing and production agreements; non-disclosure and non-solicitation agreements; employment and consulting agreements; and employee incentive plans.

Mr. Michael also regularly represents regional and national clients in structuring various types of private securities offerings, including offerings by operating companies seeking initial seed capital, offerings by private investment funds and offerings by real estate sponsors.

Areas of Practice (32)

  • Business Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Labor and Employment
  • Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations
  • Business Dissolutions
  • Business Formation
  • Business Organization
  • Business Planning
  • Business Start-Ups
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Business Transactions
  • Business Transfers
  • Buying and Selling of Businesses
  • Family Business Law
  • Joint Ventures
  • Limited Liability Company Law
  • Private Business Law
  • Small Business Law
  • Sole Proprietorships
  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate Contracts
  • Corporate Dissolutions
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Organization
  • Corporate Partnerships
  • Corporate Real Estate
  • Corporate Reorganization
  • Incorporation
  • Small Business Corporations
  • Noncompetition and Non-Solicitation Agreements
  • Tax Exempt Organizations

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
804-708-7440  Phone
804-565-6811  Phone
University Attended:
College of William and Mary, B.A., 1989
Law School Attended:
University of Richmond, J.D., 1993
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 1993, Virginia
American Bar Association (Member, Business Law and Public Contracts Law Sections); Virginia State Bar.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 (20 reviews)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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