Michael E. Ellis

Michael E. Ellis is a partner in the Corporate Department and co-head of Proskauer’s global Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions Group. 

Mike advises on all aspects of public and private mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, GP-led secondaries transactions and complex commercial arrangements. He has handled billions of dollars in buy-and sell-side representations including tender offers, stock and asset purchases and sales, mergers and joint ventures, for both strategic players and financial sponsors in a broad range of industries, including in the retail, healthcare, pharmaceutical, real estate, financial services and consumer goods sectors, guiding boards and executive teams through all stages of the M&A process. 

Mike also represents public companies in their ongoing corporate and securities law matters, including with respect to corporate governance, board and committee representation and public disclosure.