Michael is national head of the Commercial Finance practice and an ex-officio member of the firm's Executive Committee. His practice encompasses various areas in commercial finance, including senior, first lien, second lien and mezzanine financings and structures. Michael represents issuers, lenders and investors in cash flow and asset-based transactions, leveraged buyouts and build-ups, restructurings and workouts, addressing and negotiating intercreditor and subordination-related issues, equity co-investments and health care finance transactions. Michael previously was a member of the firm's Board of Directors.
BBA, University of Iowa; JD with honors, DePaul University College of Law; Order of the Coif.