Represents a variety of clients in mergers and acquisitions, including both public and private companies. Transactions include purchases and sales of entire businesses, as well as subsidiaries and divisions, in a range of industries, including automotive, infrastructure, manufacturing, insurance, telecommunications, and life sciences. Regularly advises clients regarding international transactions. Also provides counsel regarding securities regulation and securities law compliance matters. Has represented issuers in initial public and private securities offerings, including high-yield debt offerings and demutualizations. Extensive experience acting as general counsel to private equity portfolio companies.
State Bar of Michigan (Past Chair of the Business Law Section Council); American Bar Association (Committee on Federal Regulation of Securities; Negotiated Acquisitions Committee).
JD, Wayne State University Law School, Order of the Coif; MBA, Southern Methodist University; BME, University of Kansas. Immediate Past Senior Warden, Christ Church Cranbrook, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.