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 tech/startup ecosystem and business process outsourcing (BPO) industry of the Philippines.
Before joining Cooley in 2020, Michael was a paralegal at Fenwick & West and at legal startup Atrium.
University of California, Berkeley
BS, Business Administration
San Francisco State University
Paralegal Studies Certificate
Memberships & affiliations
San Francisco Paralegal Association