Michael Boone is one of the co-founders of Haynes and Boone, LLP. He has more than 40 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, securities transactions and board of director representations. Boone’s experience has earned him numerous professional accolades. He was the recipient of the 2011 Law Firm Distinguished Leader Award from The American Lawyer. Boone is an active member of the Board of Trustees of Southern Methodist University, his alma mater, and a member of the Executive Committee at the SMU Dedman School of Law.