Mergers & Acquisitions
Richard represents public and private companies in connection with M&A transactions. He has:
- Represented a private company in its merger with a Special Purpose Acquisition Company
- Represented public companies in divestitures of subsidiaries
- Represented private equity funds in acquisitions of portfolio companies
- Represented sellers in stock and asset-based transactions with strategic and financial buyers
Richard advises alternative investment managers on private fund formation, regulatory compliance and general transactional matters.
Richard also counsels venture capital firms and strategic investors in emerging company investments and venture capital financings.
Before joining Faegre Drinker, Richard worked as an associate at a corporate law firm in Minneapolis, where he gained extensive transactional experience.
Richard enjoys fishing, hunting, golfing and skiing (basically anything outdoors) in his free time.