Senior Corporate Partner Michael Movsovich concentrates his practice on complex leveraged buyouts of private and public companies, strategic mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, PIPE investments, and corporate counseling. Michael has represented clients in a broad range of industries, including information and business services, manufacturing, consumer products, distribution, health care, financial services and retail. Michael’s representative clients include Vestar Capital Partners, Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe, Greenbriar Equity Partners, Centerview Capital Consumer, Irving Place Capital, Chobani Inc., General Motors Investment Management Corporation. and the AIDS Center of Queens County.

Michael is an active member of multiple firm management committees.


Thought Leadership


Instructor, "Private Equity Bootcamp," University of Pennsylvania Law School, Spring Semesters 2015 and 2016

Speaker, "Private Equity, LBOs, Venture Capital," Thomson Reuters' & The Florida Bar Business Law Section's Annual Federal Securities Institute, 2011 - 2015

Speaker, Columbia Business School, PE & VC Conference, February 2016

Speaker, Harvard Business School, VCPE Panel. March 2016

Speaker, NYU Stern Private Equity Conference, Spring 2010

Speaker, Legal Aspects of Private Equity, The Wharton Private Equity and Venture Capital Club, Spring 2009; Fall 2010

Memberships & Affiliations

The College of New Jersey Foundation, Board of Directors


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 1993New York


  • University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolJ.D.magna cum laude1992

    Order of the Coif

    Moot Court Board

  • The College of New JerseyB.S.summa cum laude1986

    Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society

    Blue Key National Honor Society

    Excellence in Finance