Michael’s practice includes advising clients on corporate matters, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, commercial transactions and general corporate governance. He has also represented creditors, debtors and trustees in the areas of commercial bankruptcies, workouts, and financial reorganizations.
Michael advises privately held companies, private equity funds, institutional investors and family offices on a variety of transactions including stock and asset acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, and capital and credit financings. Michael has represented buyers and sellers in stock and asset purchase transactions ranging from US$1 million to US$450. He has handled all aspects of such transactions from drafting and negotiating confidentiality agreements and conducting due diligence reviews to finalizing documentation of definitive agreements.
Michael served as a Law Clerk to the Hon. Rosemary Gambardella, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of New Jersey, and he has knowledge of state and federal bankruptcy, dissolution, and receivership statutes. He has litigated disputes in the bankruptcy arena and in various commercial matters throughout the state and federal courts of New York, New Jersey and Delaware. Michael is able to call upon his bankruptcy and litigation background when counseling clients on how to minimize these risks.
Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, NJ, J.D., cum laude, 2008
Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA, B.A., International Relations, 2001
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