Michael specialises in public and private M&A and has acted for a number of listed companies and private multinationals. On the public side, Michael has been involved in friendly as well as hostile takeover bids. He regularly advises clients on takeover regulation and the role and responsibilities of boards. On the private side, Michael has particular expertise in shareholder agreements and has been involved in various private equity deals and controlled auctions.
Michael regularly advises clients on governance issues and recent developments in corporate law as well as securities law and disclosure obligations.
Before joining De Brauw’s M&A team, Michael gained expertise in De Brauw’s corporate litigation practice group.
Michael’s publishes regularly on shareholder activism and corporate law, and he lectures on corporate governance.
Michael’s recent work includes advising:
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