Michael Fisher, an associate in the Global Corporate Practice, represents public and private companies in all aspects of corporate transactions, mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings, corporate governance and general business matters. He has experience across a wide range of industries, including financial services, manufacturing, energy, waste management, technology, healthcare, real estate and other industrial sectors.
He has experience drafting and negotiating a broad range of corporate transactional documents, including purchase agreements, operating agreements, joint venture agreements and escrow agreements. In addition to his transactional experience, he has counseled clients regarding federal securities matters, regulatory filings and applicable stock exchange requirements.
Prior to joining Squire Patton Boggs, Michael founded and ran a concrete diagnostics company in Berkeley, California. In this role, he shared responsibility for daily operations, developed business model and go-to-market strategies, cultivated partnerships for prototype development and presented to numerous venture capital firms and angel investors. This experience provided significant insight regarding the challenges businesses face and allows him to deliver pragmatic and effective solutions for his corporate clients.
During law school, Michael was the executive development editor of the Cleveland State Law Review and served as co-editor-in-chief of the law school newspaper. He externed for the Honorable Patricia A. Gaughan of the US District Court for the Northern District of Ohio and was recognized for his academic accomplishments in contracts, mergers and acquisitions, tax and legal writing. His student note on the Fourth Amendment was selected for publication in the 64th edition of the Cleveland State Law Review.