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Paul Wehrmann


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Practice Areas

Private Offerings   |   Mergers and Acquisitions   |   Joint Ventures and Business Affiliations   |   Corporate Governance   |   Commercial Contracts

Paul Wehrmann concentrates his practice in corporate, securities, and transactional law. Paul has 30 years of experience representing a diverse range of clients in connection with debt and equity financings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and general corporate and business transactions, contracts, and issues. He has handled transactions with values of up to $1 billion and has experience acting as on-site, in-house counsel with two New York Stock Exchange companies. Prior to joining the firm, Paul worked in various offices of two large international Texas-based law firms, as well as with two small firms and as a solo practitioner.

  • SMU Dedman School of Law, J.D.
    • Board of Editors of the Journal of Air Law and Commerce
    • Hatton W. Sumners Scholarship
    • American Jurisprudence Award – Civil Procedure II
    • Kilgore & Kilgore Award
    • Barfield Hunsucker Award
  • Southern Methodist University, magna cum laude, B.A.
    • President’s Scholarship
    • University Scholarship
    • National Merit Scholarship
    • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Texas
  • Private Offerings
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Joint Ventures and Business Affiliations
  • Corporate Governance
  • Commercial Contracts
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Leadership Class
  • American Bar Association
    • Business Law Section
    • Corporate Governance Subcommittee
    • Private Equity and Venture Capital Subcommittee
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Travis County Bar Association
  • Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts Site-Based Decision-Making Committee, Member, Secretary, Vice Chair, Chair
  • Dallas Internet Society, Assistant General Counsel
  • Video Association of Dallas/Dallas Video Festival, General Counsel and Director, Secretary
  • TeXchange DFW
  • Board of Advisors and Membership Committee
  • Board of Directors and Programming Committee
  • Board of Directors, Treasurer, and Secretary
  • Twelve Hills Nature Center
    • Board of Directors and Treasurer
    • Advisory Board Member
  • Metroplex Technology Business Council International Committee
  • Contributing Author of ESG in the Boardroom: A Guidebook for Directors, 2022
  • American Bar Association Deal Points Study on Carveout Transactions, 2016-2017
  • American Bar Association Policy Initiative on Sustainability Financial Reporting Working Group, 2016-2017
  • American Bar Association Sustainable Development Task Force of the Sustainability and Governance Subcommittee, 2015
  • American Bar Association Committee on Corporate Documents and Process, Private Company Forms Task Force, 2009-2011
  • Quoted in “Firms face Sarbanes-Oxley: A New Financial Management Market Emerges” by Jamie Ann Tyo in the October/November 2003 issue of Law Office Computing
  • “Impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 on Executive and Equity-Based Compensation” panel presentation to the National Association of Stock Plan Professionals, D/FW Chapter