Michael Allers Attorney Profile on UpCounsel
Michael Allers

Michael Allers

Experienced Business Attorney - Startups and Corporate Counsel

Dallas
Texas
Licensed in
TX, NY
University of
Michigan Law
School

"Michael was a pleasure to work with, he is very knowledgeable, patient and resourceful."

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About
Michael is an experienced corporate attorney specializing in startups, equity financing and securities law, business formations, mergers, and business contracts. Michael was a corporate associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York, and Vinson & Elkins, LLP in Texas, two of the most prominent law firms worldwide.

In 2016, Michael left big law to start his own practice focusing on startups. Michael has extensive experience advising startup companies at all stages, including seed and pre-seed, VC rounds, and IPOs.

Michael is a Navy veteran with a background in software and has co-founded two startups.
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"Michael was superb in every respect and a pleasure to work with. Could not recommend more highly."

Corporate Restructure Services
Posted on Aug 14, 2017
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"Michael brought a lot of great ideas, did an excellent job drafting our initial partnership docs, and was always quick to respond to questions. Highly recommend."

Form LLC
Posted on Jul 31, 2017
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"Michael was a pleasure to work with, he is very knowledgeable, patient and resourceful."

Form LLC & Draft Operating Agreement and Partnership Agreement
Posted on Jul 24, 2017
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"Process was great, I just had to sign a few documents and he take care of everything."

Dissolve Company
Posted on Jul 12, 2017
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Stripe Atlas Post-Incorporation Package
Posted on Jul 4, 2017
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"Michael was great! "

Stripe Atlas Post-Incorporation Package
Posted on Jun 28, 2017

Work History

Allers Law Group PLLC

Principal Attorney

Jun 2016 - Present

Startup law, business formations, equity financing, stock and asset purchases, general corporate contracts.

Jun 2016 - Present

Vinson & Elkins

Corporate Attorney

May 2011 - Jul 2015

Public and private mergers and acquisitions, IPOs, private equity transactions, securities offerings, investment funds.

May 2011 - Jul 2015

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Corporate Associate

Oct 2010 - Apr 2011

Debt and equity offerings, Rule 144A offerings, IPOs, '34 Act compliance.

Oct 2010 - Apr 2011
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