Michael Suyat

Senior Paralegal

Michael is a senior paralegal in the emerging companies practice group and a member of Cooley’s business department. Michael specializes in corporate and securities transactions, and works with public companies and emerging growth companies at various stages. His experience includes formation, venture capital financings, private placements, M&A, public offerings, special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs), corporate maintenance, and Securities and Exchange Commission compliance. Michael also has a strong interest in the business process outsourcing industry of the Philippines.

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  • Sweetgreen – $418.6 Million IPO 

  • Blockdaemon Acquires Anyblock Analytics 

  • Confluent - $828 Million IPO 

  • Metromile to Combine With INSU Acquisition Corp. II, a Special Purpose Acquisition Company 


  • University of California, Berkeley
    BS, Business Administration

  • San Francisco State University
    Paralegal Studies Certificate


  • San Francisco Paralegal Association