Michael is responsible for overseeing legal, compliance and human resources. Prior to joining the Firm, Michael was the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Gruss Capital Management where he advised investment and operations teams in New York, London and Hong Kong. He has additionally served as in-house counsel at Greywolf Capital Management and Senior Counsel in the Division of Enforcement at the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission in Washington, DC. He began his career in trading operations at State Street. Michael received a B.A. in History from Tufts University, and a J.D. from the University of Miami. He is admitted to practice in New York, Florida and the District of Columbia.