Mike Kobb's practice focuses on representing financial institutions, agents, borrowers, and sponsors in a variety of financing transactions with a focus on general corporate matters, finance, and capital markets. His experience includes acquisition financings, syndicated facilities, unsecured and secured lending transactions, senior and subordinated loans, and asset-backed loans, among other credit matters. Mike also has experience with high yield and investment-grade bond offerings, initial public and secondary equity offerings, and tender offers.
Prior to joining Jones Day, Mike was an associate in the New York office of an Am Law 100 law firm, where he was a member of that firm's corporate practice and worked on a wide range of financing and capital market transactions across a broad range of industries, including communications and media, health care, hospitality, data analytics, energy, scientific research, investment management, consumer packaging, and industrial manufacturing.
Before entering the legal profession, Mike worked for The Boeing Company where he participated in a fast-paced leadership rotation program in which he rotated through six finance and business-related positions over the course of two years. After the rotation program was completed, he joined the government contracts group within Boeing's Rotorcraft Division, where he was charged with, among other things, developing proposals and negotiating contracts with various U.S. military agencies.
- The George Washington University (J.D. cum laude 2014; Michael J. Avenatti Award for Excellence in Pre-Trial and Trial Advocacy; International Law Review; Mock Trial Board; Moot Court Board); University of Delaware (Double B.S. in Finance & Business Administration magna cum laude 2008)
- New York and New Jersey