Michael is a partner in Dorsey's Corporate Group, the head of the Corporate department in Denver and co-head of the cannabis industry group. His practice focuses on the representation of emerging growth companies in the areas of corporate formation, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and angel finance, public offerings, and securities regulation. Michael represents public and private companies in a variety of industries, including biotech/medical device, renewable energy, cannabis, social media and software.
He counsels Boards of Directors and management teams in the areas of equity compensation, corporate governance, Sarbanes-Oxley and other regulatory and disclosure matters. Michael advises clients on intellectual property licensing and commercial contract matters.
Michael serves on the Board of Directors of the Colorado BioScience Association and the Board of Adjustments and Appeals for the City of Greenwood Village. He is an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado School of Law co-teaching drafting of venture capital agreements.
Michael is an Assistant Scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop 9 in the Denver Area Council, Arapahoe District.
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