Micheal J.Reagan


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For nearly 20 years, Micheal Reagan has advised buyers and sellers of public and private enterprises on a wide range of domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisition transactions totaling more than $30 billion. His experience includes strategic acquisition and sale transactions, business acquisitions and divestitures, tender and exchange offers, corporate consolidation transactions, asset acquisition and sale transactions, and joint ventures and other strategic partnering arrangements.

In addition to mergers and acquisitions, Micheal has experience in private and public securities offerings, corporate finance, corporate governance, and general corporate matters representing emerging growth, privately held, and publicly traded companies as well as venture capital and private equity firms.

Micheal represents clients from a wide range of industries, including semiconductor, software, internet security, wireless and mobile, information technologies, life sciences, and entertainment.

Recent matters include transactions for Atmel, Hitachi Data Systems, Intersil, Linear Technology, MagnaChip Semiconductor, PMC-Sierra, Sharks Sports & Entertainment, SAP, Synaptics, and VMware.


  • Panalpina and DSV join forces by way of CHF 4.6 billion (US$4.6 billion) public exchange of stockJones Day advised Panalpina Welttransport (Holding) AG, Basel, Switzerland, one of the world's leading freight forwarders, with respect to German, EU, and U.S. securities law aspects and foreign direct investment filings in connection with the combination with DSV A/S, Hedhusene, Denmark, by way of a CHF 4.6 billion (US$4.6 billion) public exchange offer of DSV to all Panalpina shareholders to tender their Panalpina shares (listed at SIX Swiss Exchange) against DSV shares (listed at NASDAQ Copenhagen).
  • Oclaro sold to Lumentum for $1.8 billion in cash and stockJones Day advised Oclaro, Inc. in its $1.8 billion acquisition by Lumentum Holdings Inc.
  • Hitachi Vantara acquires REAN CloudJones Day advised Hitachi Vantara in its acquisition of REAN Cloud LLC, a global cloud systems integrator, managed services provider and solutions developer of cloud-native applications across big data, machine learning and emerging internet of things (IoT) spaces.
  • MagnaChip completes $45.4 million secondary public offering of Common StockJones Day represented MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation, a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products, in connection with its $45.4 million secondary public offering of Common Stock by selling stockholders affiliated with Avenue Capital Management II, L.P.
  • Linear Technology acquired by Analog Devices for $14.8 billionJones Day advised Linear Technology Corporation on its sale to Analog Devices, Inc.
  • Intersil acquired by Renesas Electronics for $3.2 billionJones Day advised Intersil Corporation, a provider of power management and precision analog solutions, in its $3.2 billion acquisition by Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions.
  • Corpus Medical sold to Ampersand Capital PartnersJones Day advised Corpus Medical, Inc., a leading Silicon Valley contract development and manufacturing company for interventional medical devices, catheter-based delivery systems and implants, in its stock sale to Ampersand Capital Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm focused on healthcare investments.
  • VMware acquires Arkin NetJones Day advised VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, in its acquisition of Arkin Net Inc., a leader in software-defined data center security and operations.
  • Atmel acquired by Microchip Technology for $3.56 billionJones Day advised Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML) on its sale to Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: MCHP) in a cash (85 percent) and stock (15 percent) transaction valued at approximately $3.56 billion.
  • Atmel receives unsolicited superior proposal and terminates definitive agreement to be acquired by Dialog for $4.6 billionJones Day represented Atmel Corporation in connection with its definitive agreement to be acquired by UK-based Dialog Semiconductor plc in a cash and stock transaction for $4.6 billion.
  • Genemed Biotechnologies sold to Sakura Finetek USAJones Day advised Genemed Biotechnologies, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of immunohistochemical reagents for in vitro diagnostics, in its stock sale to Sakura Finetek USA, Inc., a global designer and manufacturer of histology equipment for pathologic laboratory use.
  • Hitachi Data Systems acquires PentahoJones Day advised Hitachi Data Systems Corporation in its acquisition of Pentaho Corporation, a leading big data integration and business analytics company with an open source-based platform for diverse big data deployments.
  • Milyoni merges with PhotobucketJones Day advised Milyoni, Inc., a global provider of social video and social video marketing for entertainment companies, brands, and artists, in its merger with Photobucket Corporation, an image and video hosting website.
  • Synaptics acquires LCD display driver manufacturer Renesas SP Drivers for JPY48.5 billion (US$475 million)Jones Day advised Synaptics Inc., a leading developer of human interface solutions, in connection with its JPY48.5 billion (US$475 million) definitive agreement to acquire Renesas SP Drivers, Inc., a Japanese joint venture between Renesas Electronics Corporation, Sharp Corporation, and Powerchip Technology Corp., which is the market leader in small and medium-sized LCD driver ICs and provides high performance display drivers to the world's leading consumer device OEMs.
  • Unitus Impact Partners completes follow-on investment in MobiViJones Day advised Unitus Impact Partners LLC, a venture capital firm focused on scalable businesses in Asia's emerging economies, in connection with its follow-on investment in MobiVi, a Vietnam-based technology company that utilizes a proprietary e-commerce and electronic transaction processing platform to sell digitally distributable products.
  • Milyoni raises capital in Series C Preferred Stock financingJones Day represented Milyoni, Inc., the leader in social video and social video marketing platforms for entertainment companies, brands, and artists all over the globe, in connection with its issuance of Series C Preferred Stock in a private placement to Oak Investment Partners, ATA Ventures, and Thomvest Ventures.
  • Sharks Sports & Entertainment sells ATP professional tennis tournament sanction to United States Tennis AssociationJones Day represented Sharks Sports & Entertainment LLC, an affiliate of Bay Area Tennis and the San Jose Sharks professional hockey team, in connection with its asset sale to an affiliate of the United States Tennis Association, the national governing body for the sport of tennis and the recognized leader in promoting and developing the sport's growth on every level in the United States.
  • Private investor invests in Series C financing round by ApixioJones Day represented a private investor in connection with their purchase of Series C Convertible Preferred Stock in a private placement by Apixio Inc., a provider of solutions that enable health plans and large provider groups to more accurately and efficiently determine member risk scores and receive appropriate value-based reimbursement.
  • Network for Good raises $8 million in Series A round and concurrently acquires GiveCorpsJones Day advised Network for Good, Inc., a donation platform, in connection with its issuance of $8 million of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock in a private placement to Camden Partners as well as various private investors and concurrent acquisition of GiveCorps, Inc., a web-based platform used to boost charity fundraising.
  • VMware invests in CrittercismJones Day represented VMware, Inc., a virtualization software company, in connection with its investment in a $30 million private placement of Series C Convertible Preferred Stock by Crittercism, Inc., a provider of mobile application performance management solutions.
  • Speaking Engagements

    • January 26, 2017
      Lawyers and Social Media, speaker, Jones Day MCLE University
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