Michael J. Callahan

Special Counsel

Michael J. Callahan

Special Counsel

Michael J. Callahan is special counsel corporate lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. He concentrates his practice in private equity and venture capital transactions and mergers and acquisitions. Michael is a member of the Private Equity & Venture Capital Practice.

Michael represents companies in all stages of growth in a variety of corporate transactional matters, including corporate formation and governance, commercial transactions, angel and venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions and private placements of securities. Michael has also advised private equity and venture capital funds in connection with their investments in and ongoing relationships with their portfolio companies. In addition, Michael has represented borrowers in numerous bank and other senior and mezzanine debt financings and related transactions.

Michael’s mergers and acquisition experience includes both public and private company acquisitions, and complicated international and health care related transactions. On the venture and investment side, Michael works with companies and funds in emerging growth areas including clean technology, digital media and software development.

13 October 2022 Deals and Wins

Foley Represents Sports Medicine North in its Partnership with Spire Orthopedic Partners

Foley & Lardner LLP represented Massachusetts-based Sports Medicine North (SMN) and its affiliated ambulatory surgery center, Orthopedic Surgical Center of the North Shore, in a partnership with Spire Orthopedic Partners, a management services organization focused on orthopedic and spine care.
17 February 2022 Deals and Wins

Foley Advises Utilidata on $26.75M Series B Funding Round

12 November 2021 Deals and Wins

Foley Advises Digital Guardian in Acquisition by HelpSystems

Foley & Lardner LLP served as legal advisor to Digital Guardian, a leader in data loss prevention and managed detection and response, in its acquisition by HelpSystems, a software company focused on information technology.
23 July 2021 Press Releases

Foley Advises Teikametrics on $40M Series B Fundraising Round

Foley & Lardner LLP acted as legal counsel to Teikametrics, the leading optimization platform for sellers on Amazon and Walmart, in its completion of a $40 million Series B round led by Intel Capital, one of the world’s top investors in artificial intelligence (AI) technology.
29 April 2021 Press Releases

Foley Represents Wasabi in $112M Series C Financing Round

Foley & Lardner LLP represented Wasabi, a hot cloud storage company, in its Series C financing round that attracted $112 million in growth financing from its existing investors. The new round brings Wasabi’s total equity financing to $219 million.
03 October 2019 Press Releases

Foley Represents Whistle in Acquisition of Vertical Networks

Foley & Lardner LLP represented the sports and media company Whistle in its acquisition of Vertical Networks, a mobile-first content studio founded by Elizabeth Murdoch and backed by Snap. The acquisition will help Whistle expand its investment in lifestyle content.