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Michael J. Nieto

Associate

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Michael J. Nieto

Associate

Michael J. Nieto is an Associate at Vedder Price and a member of the Finance & Transactions group in the firm’s Los Angeles office.

Mr. Nieto’s practice covers a broad range of business and corporate matters, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, as well as public and private securities offerings. He has provided general counsel for strategic transactions, including licensing, acquisition and bankruptcy. He has extensive experience serving clients in the life sciences, biotechnology and high-technology industries, guiding them through all stages of their growth.

Mr. Nieto has also provided pro bono counsel to the Animal Legal Defense Fund and the Law Foundation of Silicon Valley.

While at Harvard Law School, Mr. Nieto served on the Board of Directors of both the Federalist Society and the Harvard Defenders. He worked in the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program, where he provided consulting services to the Office of Government Information Services regarding its position as ombudsman for the Freedom of Information Act. He also worked for the Government Lawyer Clinical Program, assisting the U.S. Attorney's Office in its Organized Crime Unit. Mr. Nieto was an Executive Editor and member of the Articles Board for the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, and he served on the Articles Selection Committee for the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review.

Michael J. Nieto

Associate

Education

  • Harvard Law School, J.D., 2012
  • University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., 2007, summa cum laude

Michael J. Nieto

Associate

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2013