Gregory J. Ewald is a partner in the Corporate and Securities Departments of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP. Mr. Ewald has a diverse international and domestic transactional and securities practice, with significant experience in private equity and venture capital financings, corporate governance advice (including internal investigations), international transactions, strategic alliances, joint ventures and technology licensing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate finance. Mr. Ewald represents US-based and international private equity and venture capital funds, as well as companies seeking such financing, in a variety of industries, including technology, life sciences and education. He also advises various US and international companies – from emerging growth companies to large public companies – in a variety of matters, including securities and corporate governance issues. Mr. Ewald has established a special program, called the Wilmer Accelerated Launch ProgramTM, specifically designed to assist international companies in launching and expanding their operations in the United States.
Following graduation from Colorado College, with a B.A in History, cum laude, and a Thematic Minor in East Asian Studies, Mr. Ewald worked as the coordinator of international relations for the Tokushima Prefectural Government in Japan until entering law school. During law school, Mr. Ewald studied international law at the Hague Academy of International Law in the Netherlands and at the Sorbonne University in Paris, France.
Following graduation from the University of Denver College of Law, Mr. Ewald served as the law clerk to the Hon. George E. Lohr, Supreme Court of Colorado and then the Hon. C. Arlen Beam, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit.
Mr. Ewald is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and various professional associations. He serves as a Trustee to the the Greater Washington Board of Trade's Greater Washington Initiative.