Michael Mooney, Partner
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Kenyon College, B.A., Economics, 1995, Cum Laude
The Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business Master of Business Administration, 1999
The Ohio State University, Moritz College of Law, J.D., 2005, Summa Cum Laude, Ohio State Law Journal, 2003-2005
State of New York
State of Ohio
Honors and Distinctions
Super Lawyers, New York Rising Star, 2014-2016
Michael Mooney graduated from Kenyon College in 1995 and earned a Master of Business Administration in 1998 and J.D. in 2005, both from The Ohio State University. He began his legal career at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP where he worked primarily on complex mergers and acquisitions. Additionally, he worked on a variety of derivatives transactions, including collateralized debt obligations underwritten by large financial institutions. Subsequently, Mike joined the New York office of Citco Fund Services (USA), Inc., the world's largest provider of administration services to hedge funds. As Legal Counsel, Mike advised senior management in the New York office and negotiated operative documents with Citco's hedge fund clients. Currently his practice focuses on all manner of corporate transactions.
He is admitted to the Bars of New York and Ohio. Prior to attending law school, Mike spent seven years in and around the Ohio Statehouse working as both a Legislative Aide in the Ohio Senate and as Director of Legislative Affairs for the Ohio Insurance Institute.