Brian K. Beard

Brian Beard is a partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in Austin. Brian joined the firm from the Austin office of Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP, which he co-founded in 1997.

Brian practices corporate and securities law with a focus on representation of start-up and emerging growth companies, representation of issuers and underwriters involved in public offerings, and representation of companies involved in merger and acquisition transactions. Brian helped build one of the leading technology practices in Texas, assisting emerging growth companies raise billions of dollars in private and public offerings. He also has handled several billion dollars in mergers and acquisitions transactions and has represented leading venture capital firms in Texas and throughout the country.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Corporate Finance, 2) Corporate Law & Governance, 3) Energy Innovation & Clean Technology, 4) Entrepreneurial Services, 5) Mergers & Acquisitions and 6) Venture Capital
Law School University of Iowa, College of Law (J.D., 1990)
Education University of Illinois (B.A., 1987)
Bar Member / Association California State Bar Association, Texas State Bar Association
Most recent firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Relevant Jobs
Attorney
USA-TX-Austin

AV-rated employment law firm seeks attorney with 4-6 years of employment law and/or litigation experience to work as a full-time litigation attorney.  The firm has an active national employment liti...

Apply now

National Firm seeks New Partners in Austin with AmLaw 200 Background (8+ yrs)
USA-TX-Austin

Culhane Meadows PLLC, one of the largest national non-traditional law firms in America, seeks experienced partner-level attorneys in Austin. We are actively recruiting new partners who are aligned wi...

Apply now

Legal Assistant Legal and Government Relations
USA-TX-Austin

Legal Assistant Legal and Government Relations The candidate will review and process legal requests. Will respond to internal and external legal inquiries. Facilitate communication of process and po...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Alan Singer
Alan Singer

Alan Singer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Securities Practice. Mr. Singer advises companies with regard to a diverse range of corporate and securities matters.

Andrew Hamilton
Andrew Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Business and Finance Practice. Mr. Hamilton practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, securities law, and general corporate counseling.