Rick Jordan is an attorney with Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP, where he has a diverse corporate practice and is a sought-after adviser on business transactions. His experience profile covers a broad spectrum of corporate matters, with a focus on venture capital financings (representing investors and issuers), mergers and acquisitions, securities regulation and corporate governance. He also handles other complex corporate matters, including joint ventures, restructurings and licensing transactions.
Rick has been honored as one of the best lawyers in Dallas according to D Magazine (2012-2014) and is a Texas Rising Star (2013-2014). He has authored publications addressing various corporate and business matters, and serves as an editor of From the Sox Up, the Gardere Securities Law Blog, where he and other Gardere attorneys cover securities law and corporate governance issues. Rick is the current Secretary/Treasurer of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of Texas and a Co-Chair of the Section’s Contracts Committee.
Rick received a Juris Doctor and Master in Theological Studies degree from Southern Methodist University, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University. Rick and his family reside in Dallas, Texas.