PEOPLE

Michael Budabin McQuown

Partner
budabin.michael@dorsey.com

Overview

MIKE ADVISES CLIENTS ON COMPLEX MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS AND SPECIALIZES IN TRANSACTIONS INVOLVING REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES INSURANCE.
As head of the firm’s Transactional Risk Insurance group, Mike’s practice focuses primarily on representing underwriters in issuing representations and warranties insurance policies, as well as representing both buyers and sellers in private equity, cross-border, and domestic mergers and acquisitions across a wide array of industries, including technology, chemicals, manufacturing, mining, auto rental, distribution and service. He also assists clients’ in general Delaware corporate and alternative entity matters and counsels U.S. non-profit entities on incorporation, governance and operations.

Education & Admissions

Columbia Law School (J.D., 2009), Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar

Columbia University in the City of New York (B.A., 2006), magna cum laude

Admissions

  • New York

Languages

  • English

Experience

Representative Experience

  • Numerous underwriters in issuing hundreds of representations and warranties insurance policies
  • Numerous buyers in their negotiation of representations and warranties insurance policies in connection with corporate acquisitions
  • A legal software company in the acquisition of a legal customer relationship management company and a legal document automation company
  • A social media management company in multiple acquisitions
  • A private equity firm in its sale of a fraud protection services company
  • A global communications company in multiple acquisitions of US businesses
  • An international mining company in the sale of an industrial metal waste recycling business
  • A Canadian pension plan in the acquisition of a North American parking company
  • A Canadian chemical company in its acquisition of a US chemical company

News & Resources

News & Press Mentions

Cross-Border M&A Team Joins Dorsey’s New York Office

Professional & Civic

Community Involvement

  • Multiple not-for-profit corporations in their applications for 501(c)(3) status
  • Raises funds on an annual basis for Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center through the Terry Fox Run NYC