Ryan Sweigard is an associate with Venable's Corporate Group. His practice focuses on a wide range of legal issues facing startup and emerging growth companies including mergers and acquisitions, technology transactions, licensing, financing and general planning and governance. Ryan has advised clients in a variety of industries, including IT services and software, outsourcing, healthcare, pharmaceuticals and manufacturing.
Prior to practicing law, Ryan worked as a software developer with a knowledge management firm in Washington, DC. He designed and developed web-based software applications and backend systems for the federal government and private businesses and gained industry experience in project management, software licensing, and IT operations and security.