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From Board Room to Courtroom.  A Full Service Business Law Firm.

over 30 years of providing first class corporate and securities legal work to companies seeking to Raise growth capital, go public or develop an exit strategy


Securities Law

Byrd Law Group is an award winning securities law firm focused on helping both private and public companies access the capital markets, go public, undertake a merger and acquisition or otherwise navigate the public markets process.

Our unique “Outsourced General Counsel” program allows a company that is either public or in the process of raising capital or going public to have a “one stop shop” for all of its corporate and securities needs, including all SEC filings, financings, corporate governance and other general corporate advice.

Having a seasoned corporate and securities law firm in your corner when you are engaged in the public or capital markets is critical as you navigate the capital formation and public markets waters – we provide all the legal work and assurances needed to allow the CEO to focus on running and growing the business.



Business Law Services

  • Legal Structure and Formation
  • Contract and Joint Venture Law
  • Capital Formation and Corporate Finance
  • Private Offerings (506) 
  • Regulation A+ Offerings
  • IPO and Going Public Transactions
  • Venture Capital and Private Equity Advisory
  • Ongoing Public Filings and
  • Compliance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Governance 
  • Regulatory Matters
  • Shareholder and Partner Buyouts
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Cross-Border Transactions
  • Business Disputes and Litigation
  • HOA and COA Law and Litigation
Raising Capital

Navigating the intricate landscape of securities law is crucial for companies aiming to grow and thrive in today’s market. Our firm specializes in providing comprehensive legal counsel tailored to the unique needs of growing businesses. From private offerings to initial public offerings (IPOs) and ongoing compliance, we offer strategic guidance to ensure your company remains compliant while maximizing opportunities for growth. Whether you’re a startup or an established corporation, trust our expertise guide you through the process of raising capital, going public or establishing and maintaining solid corporate governance practices. 

Going Public

Taking your company public is a significant milestone that requires careful planning, execution, and legal expertise. At Byrd Law Group, we understand the complexities involved in this transformative process and provide turnkey professional services and solutions to help companies navigate every stage with confidence. From evaluating the suitability of an initial public offering (IPO) to negotiating with investment banks, preparing the necessary documentation and navigating regulatory requirements, we offer comprehensive services tailored to the unique needs of each client. Our team of experienced professionals works closely with executives, boards of directors, and other stakeholders to ensure a seamless transition to the public markets. Trust us to safeguard your interests, mitigate risks, and maximize opportunities as you embark on this exciting corporate journey.

Regulatory Compliance

Compliance with regulatory requirements set forth by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), FINRA and state regulatory agencies and  paramount for companies operating in today’s highly regulated environment. Our firm offers proactive counsel and diligent guidance to ensure that your company adheres to all applicable laws and regulations. From registering securities offerings to filing periodic reports, we guide you through the entire process of compliance and corporate governance to help you mitigate regulatory risks and burdens. 


Business Growth 

Securing capital is the lifeblood of any business endeavor, and our firm is dedicated to facilitating this process efficiently and effectively. With years of experience and a deep understanding of the complexities involved, we assist clients in raising capital through various channels, including private placements, venture capital, and crowdfunding. From drafting offering documents to negotiating terms with investors, we provide comprehensive support at every stage, empowering you to achieve your financial objectives with confidence.

Jim Byrd President

Our Founder and President, Jim Byrd, is a veteran corporate attorney and venture capital professional who possesses a unique blend of both legal and entrepreneurial skills. Jim has served as attorney, strategic adviser, venture capital partner and corporate executive to numerous private and public companies in his distinguished 37 year career.

Jim began his career as an attorney at Baker & Hostetler prior to founding his own law firm in 1987. A highly experienced corporate and securities attorney, Jim is a skilled and seasoned business professional, having worked with all types of businesses, from start-up to publicly traded companies.

Jim brings over 3 decades of experience to his corporate finance and public markets practice, having worked with dozens of companies through the process of raising capital and going public.

As a trial lawyer, Jim has extensive experience trying cases in both State and Federal Courts, in front of the SEC and FINRA and has argued cases in front of The Florida Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals.

A lifelong business builder, Jim has owned and managed a successful private equity and venture capital firm, working with growing companies in the technology, media, finance, manufacturing, distribution, automotive, oil and gas, real estate, and health and wellness industries. He has served, at times, as Chairman, CEO, General Counsel and Director of numerous private and public companies, including Vice Chairman of Success Magazine, N.Y. (1998 – 2000).

Securities Counsel For Growing Companies 

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