Michael Jacobs, based in Stinson Leonard Street LLP’s Mankato, Minnesota office, is a common sense corporate attorney who advises start-up companies, closely held businesses, as well as larger private and publicly traded companies in all aspects of business, corporate, transactional, mergers and acquisitions, financing and commercial real estate matters.
Whether you are a business owner, an executive of a large company, inside general counsel or serial entrepreneur, Michael assists with strategic corporate counseling, business structuring, organizational and governance issues, raising equity through private equity offerings, shareholder agreements and disputes, succession planning and ongoing strategic matters. Michael often provides outside general counsel services to clients, addressing their full range of legal needs through collaboration with other firm attorneys, in key areas including SEC compliance, employment, benefits, patent/trademark, government relations and litigation matters.
Michael has handled a wide variety of multimillion dollar transactions in a broad range of industries, including manufacturing, energy, telecommunications and business and professional services. Michael represents both buyers and sellers in the negotiation, due diligence, documentation, financing, tax guidance and closing of M&A deals for both public and private companies.
Michael has assisted clients with:
Michael has worked with both lenders and borrowers in the financing of corporate acquisitions, credit facilities, new development, redevelopment and real estate transactions. He has advised clients on various multistate financing matters, and has negotiated acquisition, construction and permanent loan financing for numerous transactions. He has also advised both lenders and borrowers on agribusiness matters involving purchases and financing of assets, land and operating loans.
Michael routinely assists banks, regional and national developers, and retailers with commercial real estate sale, purchase and development transactions, including: