William J. Ching

T: 404.322.6163
F: 404.322.6097
Atlantic Station
201 17th Street NW, Suite 1700
Atlanta, GA 30363

William J. Ching is a partner of the Corporate and Securities Group of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in Atlanta where he chairs the Firm's Private Equity and Venture Capital Practice Group. 


  • Provides strategic advice to companies, private equity funds, venture capital funds, and executive management related to:  

    • Buy-Side Acquisition Structures and Strategies
    • Growth Equity, Venture Capital, and Mezzanine Financings
    • Sell-Side M&A Transactions
    • Portfolio and Growth Company Operational Matters
    • Incentive and Executive Compensation Strategies

Private Equity/M&A Transactions

The following is a selected sampling of recent matters and is provided for informational purposes only.  Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter: 

  • Representation of Private Equity Fund in $21 million acquisition of e-discovery service business
  • Representation of Private Equity Fund in $5 million acquisition of niche manufacturer
  • Representation of Private Equity Fund in $4 million acquisition of specialty components manufacturer
  • Representation of Company and Management in $68 million sale transaction to a Private Equity Fund
  • Representation of Management in connection with $105 million acquisition of service business in the automotive industry
  • Representation of Growth Equity Fund in connection with $68 million exit from a SAAS Healthcare IT portfolio company
  • Representation of Strategic Buyer in $6 million acquisition of classified government contracting solutions provider
  • Representation of Private Equity Fund in $12 million Acquisition of services business
  • Representation of Controlling Shareholder in sale of control in gaming industry
  • Representation of SAAS solutions provider in $105 million growth equity recapitalization with Private Equity Fund