William D. Gould - TroyGould PC

William D. Gould

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1987
Phone: 310-789-1338

Mr. Gould regularly advises boards of directors of public companies, and he and other members of his firm authored a book titled Advising and Defending Corporate Directors and Officers. He has a great deal of experience in mergers and acquisitions involving private and public companies.

Mr. Gould has been active in all legal aspects of raising capital, both public and private. This includes venture capital and mezzanine financing, as well as registered public offerings of both debt and equity. In addition, he has extensive experience in workouts involving financially distressed companies and disputes between partners in business transactions.

Mr. Gould was named by The Best Lawyers in America as the “2012 Los Angeles Mergers and Acquisitions Law Lawyer of the Year” and has been named a Best Lawyer for over 20 years. He is rated AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5 by Martindale-Hubbell, and has been named a Southern California Super Lawyer (2004–2014)

University of California Los AngelesJ.D.
Loyola Marymount UniversityInstitute for Corporate CounselLos Angeles County Bar Association

Office Location

1801 Century Park East, Suite 1600
Los Angeles, CA 90067
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions Law of the Los Angeles Metro Area
William D. Gould has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Corporate Law (Corporate Compliance, Corporate Governance, Equine, General Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities, Transactions)
Mergers and Acquisitions Law (Emerging Business, Securities)