Michael recently led the tax department of a national real estate law firm. His practice focuses on commercial real estate joint ventures, funds and other partnerships and strategic relationships. He has extensive experience handling the federal income tax aspects of real estate transactions and real estate–related investments for private equity and hedge funds, real estate investment trusts (REITs), private and institutional investors, and owners and developers of commercial real estate properties.
Michael also advises clients on California real property and documentary transfer tax issues.
While attending law school at the University of California, Berkeley, Michael served as the publishing editor of the California Law Review.
- University of California, Berkeley School of Law (JD)
- St. John's College – Annapolis (BA)