Managing Director of the Firm’s Private Equity Practice. Serves as counsel to: private equity fund sponsors for fund organization, capitalization & administration; private equity funds & other entities in merger, acquisition, LBO, MBO, “going private,” recapitalization & divestiture transactions; funds in mezzanine finance transactions; companies, Boards of Directors & committees regarding all kinds of corporate finance transactions; serves as general counsel to numerous companies in a wide range of industries.
Member of the Private Directors Association; Michigan Bar Association; named as Crain’s Detroit Business Dealmaker of the Year 2010 (Advisor).
Frequent lecturer & panelist on a wide variety of corporate finance, private equity and general corporate issues.
JD, Northwestern University School of Law; BA, Michigan State University.