Michael J. Scheiman

Associate

Michael focuses his practice on the representation of public and private companies and private equity clients in a variety of corporate law matters, including mergers and acquisitions, commercial finance, and general corporate matters. A certified public accountant (inactive), Michael’s legal and tax experience gives him unique insight in planning and implementing complex business transactions with an eye toward potential tax issues. He also works with clients in the health care industry including skilled nursing and assisted living facility owners and operators.

Education & Admissions

Education

  • Loyola University Chicago

    (B.S., 2008)

  • Cleveland State University

    (Master of Accounting, Taxation, summa cum laude, 2012)

  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

    (J.D., magna cum laude, 2016)

    Managing Editor, Cleveland State Law Review

Admissions

  • State of Ohio

Experience

  • Provides counsel on all aspects of M&A and debt and equity financing transactions, including conducting due diligence and drafting and negotiating transaction documents.
  • Assists with a range of corporate transactional matters including entity structure, contract negotiation and drafting, and corporate governance.
  • Advises clients on the tax aspects of corporate acquisitions, dispositions, tax free reorganizations and restructurings, Section 280G reporting disclosures, and tax-exempt organization matters.
  • Represents skilled nursing and assisted living facility owners and operators in closing purchase, sale, financing, and private placement transactions for long-term care facilities.

Involvement

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association for Corporate Growth
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Ohio (inactive)
  • NASD Series 7, General Securities License