Michael Kim has a broad transactional practice, including capital markets transactions, mergers & acquisitions transactions and corporate governance matters. His capital markets practice focuses on complex securities matters, including initial public offerings, high yield offerings, spin-offs, tender offers and investment grade debt offerings. His mergers & acquisitions practice includes public and private acquisitions and divestitures for private equity funds and public companies.



Recognized as a “Notable Practitioner” for M&A; Capital Markets: Debt; Equity by IFLR1000, 2019–2022

Recognized in The Legal 500 U.S., 2012–2013, 2017–2019

Selected as a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers magazine, 2013


Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York
  • District of Columbia (inactive)


  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit2002


  • Yale Law SchoolJ.D.2002
  • Yale School of ManagementM.B.A.2002
  • Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyM.S.1998
  • Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyB.S.1996