Michael A. Rueda

Partner | Head of US Sports and Entertainment | New York

Secretary Shauna Spinelli


Track record

Loan facility

Advised luxury goods online retailer in connection with loan facility.

Venture capital fund

Serves as outside counsel to venture capital fund in connection with fund formations, portfolio company investments, establishing ancillary businesses.

International wine brands

Advises multiple international wine brands on U.S. corporate and commercial activity.

Former athlete and TV personality

Advised former athlete and television personality in connection with establishing 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

Investment fund

Represented investment fund in its private equity investment in restaurant operator and franchisor.

Andrea Pirlo

Advised Italian soccer player Andrea Pirlo and his agent in connection with his transfer from Juventus FC to Major League Soccer, negotiating on the player's contract and image rights.

Securities counsel

Securities counsel to special purpose acquisition company in connection with its initial public offering of $64 million of units.

Securities counsel

Corporate and securities counsel to a graphite electrode manufacturing company in connection with its holding company reorganization and $700 million 'double-dummy' acquisition.