Senior Counsel, Corporate & Financial Services Department; Member, Insurance Transactional and Regulatory Practice Group. Experienced in corporate and securities law, public/private securities offerings, M&A/other insurance industry transactions. Represents underwriters/insurance companies/private equity firms/lenders. Represents investors/companies/investment banks in formation/private financing/acquisition of insurance companies. Advises insurers and investment banks in structured financial product transactions/credit derivative transactions involving both domestic/off-shore insurance and reinsurance companies. Represents companies in ILS fund formations/catastrophe bonds/specialized insurance and reinsurance structures such as securitizations/collateralized reinsurers/sidecar transactions. Represents monoline financial guaranty insurance companies/monoline mortgage guaranty insurance companies on corporate/regulatory/reinsurance matters.
JD, Columbia University, 1978; BA, Boston University, 1975. See: http://www.willkie.com/professionals/g/groll-michael