Michael Callahan is a partner in the Corporate Department, and a member of the Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions Groups. Michael has spent his entire career at Proskauer and focuses primarily on representing strategic companies and private equity sponsors in mergers and acquisitions, including auctions and privately negotiated transactions, growth equity financings, joint ventures and other strategic transactions.
In addition, Michael has substantial experience representing sports leagues, teams and agencies, as well as other sports industry clients in a wide-range of transactions. He also serves as day-to-day legal advisor to many of the portfolio companies owned or controlled by his sponsor clients and is actively involved in many aspects of their businesses, including add-on acquisitions, commercial arrangements, debt and equity financings, recapitalizations and executive compensation matters.
Michael has handled transactions for clients in a wide range of industries, including, sports; financial services; health care; information technology; education; media; marketing; and business services.