William G. Strench - Frost Brown Todd LLC

William G. Strench

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005
Phone: 502-568-0207

William G. Strench is a member of Frost Brown Todd LLC’s Louisville office. Mr. Strench’s practice focuses on securities and corporate law with an emphasis on venture capital and private equity financing, public offerings and mergers and acquisitions. In this capacity, Mr. Strench has represented numerous businesses, from start-ups to public companies. He has also represented a number of venture capital funds and is a member of the Board of Directors of Commonwealth Seed Capital, LLC. He served on the KBA Committee which drafted the Kentucky Limited Liability Company Act and registered limited liability partnership legislation. Mr. Strench has written and spoken on numerous continuing legal education topics and was an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Louisville Law School in 1995 (Corporate Finance) and in 1999 (Venture Capital) and received the Gordon Davidson Teaching Award from the University of Louisville. Mr. Strench is the Chairman of the Frost Brown Todd Emerging Businesses and Venture Capital Group. He was named in the Best Lawyers in America for 2006, 2007, 2008 and was ranked in Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for the same years. Mr. Strench served as a law clerk for the Hon. Robert F. Chapman, a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and is a graduate of Vanderbilt University, summa cum laude, and Yale Law School.

Yale UniversityJ.D. 1983Vanderbilt UniversityBA 1980

Office Location

400 West Market Street, Suite 3200
Louisville, KY 40202-3363
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Securities / Capital Markets Law of the Louisville Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Governance Law of the Louisville Metro Area
William G. Strench has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!William G. Strench has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Corporate Governance Law
Corporate Law (Acquisition Finance, Corporate Compliance, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Executive Compensation, General Corporate, Leveraged Buyouts, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership and Limited Liability, Private Funds, Securities, Venture Capital)
Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law (Capital Markets, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Regulatory, Transactions, Venture Capital)
Venture Capital Law (Biotechnology, Private Equity)

Other Information

Gender: Male