Biography

Michael is a seasoned corporate attorney with nearly two decades of experience advising U.S. and international businesses.

His practice centers on:

  • Corporate governance
  • Commercial transactions
  • Divestitures
  • Financing
  • EB-5 immigrant investment
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Securities

Michael has experience representing buyers and sellers and private and public companies in the security, energy, aerospace and technology sectors. He has served as corporate securities counsel to developers and regional centers, often assisting with EB-5 financing transactions and security law compliance.

Michael also frequently serves as outside general counsel, advising clients on the complete range of legal issues, including contracts, regulatory compliance, general commercial transactions and corporate governance. 

Before Fox Rothschild

Before joining Fox, Michael was a partner and co-chair of the EB-5 Immigrant Investment Specialty Team at a global Am Law 100 firm. He previously worked at several other firms.

Beyond Fox Rothschild

Michael is a frequent author and lecturer on topics related to EB-5 immigrant investor services and securities law. 

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized Attorney, M&A/Corporate & Commercial: M&A Middle Market (U.S.), Legal 500 USA (2015–2017)
  • Southern California "Rising Star” (2006–2009)