Will Pugh advises start-up and emerging companies on a wide variety of legal issues, including venture capital financings, M&A, corporate formation, regulatory compliance and corporate governance matters.
Prior to joining Smith Anderson, Will practiced in the Palo Alto, California office of an international law firm.
Honors & Awards
- Best Lawyers®, "Ones to Watch," Venture Capital Law (2022)
- Staff Editor, Law and Contemporary Problems
News & Publications
- Hitting a New Milestone - 100 Members of Smith Anderson’s Legal Team Recognized by Best Lawyers® and Best Lawyers: Ones to WatchBest Lawyers, 08.19.2021
- Breakthrough Neonatal Brain Treatment Could Be On Horizon – Smith Anderson Client Tellus Therapeutics Lands Major InvestorWRAL Tech Wire, 05.24.2021
- Guest Judge, "New Ventures Launch Legal Clinic," UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, N.C.10.02.2021
- Participant, "New Ventures Launch Legal Clinic," UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, N.C.10.03.2020