Michael focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and securities and is particularly experienced representing REITs and financial institutions in a variety of corporate matters. He represents issuers and underwriters in public and private offerings of common, preferred and convertible equity securities and debt securities and represents them in acquisition and joint venture transactions.
Michael regularly counsels board of directors and senior management of companies on governance, transactional and disclosure matters.
Michael is the author of published articles on topics related to corporate governance, joint venture design, executive compensation, securities regulations and distressed debt.
Michael served as co-chairman of the firm’s Commercial Department and chairman of its Corporate and Securities Practice Group from 2005 through 2010. He is the managing partner of the Philadelphia office.