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Michael Dorf is a partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions practice.

He has extensive experience in U.S. domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, carve-outs, venture capital financings, strategic investments, joint ventures and corporate partnering transactions.

He has represented public and private companies, private equity funds, venture capital investors and sovereign wealth funds in the technology, media, telecommunications, biotechnology, health care, renewable energy, consumer products and other industries. In addition, Michael represents portfolio companies of private equity clients, handling day-to-day legal activities, add-on acquisitions, and other general corporate work.

Michael joined the firm as a partner in 2008. From 2005 to 2008, he was a partner in the San Francisco office of O’Melveny & Myers LLP, and from 2000 to 2005, he was a partner in the San Francisco office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.