A. Michael

Hainsfurther

Shareholder
500 N. Akard Street, Suite 3800
Dallas, TX 75201-6659

Overview

Having joined the firm in 1989, Mike’s experience includes corporate board and committee representation, corporate mergers, acquisitions, capital raising, investments and reorganizations for public and private companies in a variety of industries structured in various forms.

He also has significant securities experience including public and private offerings and the related ongoing reporting obligations of public companies. Additionally, he has experience in Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) investigations, National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) arbitrations, general corporate experience including the negotiation and preparation of various agreements including, joint venture, limited partnership, limited liability company, license, non-compete, shareholder, employment, distribution and trade secret agreements. For many clients, Mike functions as an outside General Counsel to help find solutions to their legal issues.  

Education

Admission

Achievements

  • Chambers USA – Band 2, Leaders in Their Field, Corporate/M&A – Texas (2010-2017)
  • D Magazine – Best Lawyers in Dallas (2012)
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent®, Peer Review RatedTM
  • Madison’s Who’s Who (2007-2008)
  • Thomson Reuters – Texas Super Lawyers (2004-2007)
  • Woodward/White, Inc. – Best Lawyers in America, Texas’ Best Lawyers, Corporate Law (2012-2018); Best Lawyers in America, Spring Best Lawyers Business Edition (2013)
  • Memberships

    • American Bar Association
    • Dallas Bar Association, Mergers and Acquisitions and Securities Sections
    • Financial Executives International, Dallas Chapter
    • National Association of Corporate Directors
    • Ronald McDonald House (Former Director, Former Chairman of the Board, Chairman of the Endowment Committee and Advisory Director)
    • State Bar of Texas, Business Law Section
    • Teleglobe, Inc., Former Director (NYSE "TGO")

Overview

Having joined the firm in 1989, Mike’s experience includes corporate board and committee representation, corporate mergers, acquisitions, capital raising, investments and reorganizations for public and private companies in a variety of industries structured in various forms.

He also has significant securities experience including public and private offerings and the related ongoing reporting obligations of public companies. Additionally, he has experience in Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) investigations, National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) arbitrations, general corporate experience including the negotiation and preparation of various agreements including, joint venture, limited partnership, limited liability company, license, non-compete, shareholder, employment, distribution and trade secret agreements. For many clients, Mike functions as an outside General Counsel to help find solutions to their legal issues.  

Experience

  • Private Equity Investment

    Represented a private equity-backed company in its investment in a robotics company.

  • Private Equity Investment

    Represented a private equity-backed company in its investment in an SAP software compatible company.

  • Private Equity Investment

    Represented a private equity-backed company in its investment in an IT consulting group.

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