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Michael A. Battema
Practice areas:
CORPORATE
TRUSTS AND ESTATES
REAL ESTATE
REGULATORY AND COMPLIANCE
Education

B.S., Vanderbilt University, 2009, cum laude

J.D., St. John’s University School of Law, 2013, cum laude

Bar Admissions

Connecticut

New York

Bio Narrative

Michael practices in the areas of corporate law and trusts and estates.

Michael focuses his corporate practice on providing comprehensive business law advice to companies of all sizes regarding structural, operational and transactional matters, including acquisitions and sales, debt and equity financings, business succession planning, and day to day operations.

Michael’s trusts and estates practice includes providing estate planning advice and guidance to business owners, individuals and families, preparing wills, trusts and related documents, and representing executors and trustees in the administration of estates and trusts.

A former litigator with a focus on commercial disputes and trusts, estates and fiduciary litigation, Michael relies on this background and experience to inform his decision making to avoid conflicts and unintended results. Michael was recognized as a Connecticut Super Lawyer® Rising Star for 2019 and 2020 in the area of general litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Michael also served as the General Counsel of a medical practice, where he provided guidance on all corporate, regulatory, compliance, and all other legal matters.