Michael Cooper

Associate, Chicago

Biography

Overview

Michael Cooper is an associate in the Debt Finance practice. He is based in the Firm's Chicago office. Michael concentrates his practice on acquisitions, leveraged and project financings, cross-border transactions and restructurings. He advises a variety of clients, including major commercial banks, investment banks, private equity sponsors, funds and corporate borrowers.

Prior to joining White & Case, Michael served as a law clerk to the Honorable Andrea R. Wood for the Northern District of Illinois. Michael also founded a Brazil-based company that prepares young professionals and graduate students for the TOEFL English exam.

Bars and Courts
Illinois State Bar
New York State Bar
Education
JD
Northwestern University School of Law
Master of Global Policy Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
BA
Tulane University
Languages
English
Portuguese
Spanish

Experience