Paul T. Wrycha is a partner and transactional lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. He has practiced in the areas of mergers, acquisitions and leveraged recapitalizations; public and private offerings of equity securities; federal securities law compliance; and assisted in the organization, development and financing of start-up, emerging growth and development stage companies. Mr. Wrycha has structured and negotiated numerous complex acquisitions and divestitures for both public and private clients and international and domestic clients. He has represented underwriters and issuers in public equity offerings and numerous start-up companies and emerging growth companies in venture capital financing transactions. Mr. Wrycha also acts in the capacity of outside general counsel for several clients. He is chair of the Venture & Growth Capital Practice, vice chair of the firm’s Private Equity & Venture Capital Practice, former chair of the Madison office Business Law Department and the managing partner of the firm’s Madison office.