Michael Shagrin is an Associate in the Special Matters and Investigations practice in King & Spalding’s New York office. Michael’s practice focuses on federal government investigations, corporate internal investigations, and white collar criminal defense litigation.

Michael has represented clients in proceedings involving a wide array of federal, state, and foreign authorities, such as the Justice Department (DOJ), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and the U.S. House of Representatives. He has advised corporations and individuals in a range of matters, including sanctions, insider trading, anti-money laundering, and fraud.

Prior to joining King & Spalding, Michael worked at a global law firm where he represented major financial institutions, real estate developers and other institutional investors on a wide range of commercial real estate transactions and corporate finance matters.

 Michael earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law. At the University of Virginia, Michael spent a summer as Legal Intern for in the Securities & Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement in Washington, D.C.. Before attending law school, Michael earned a degree in Government at Dartmouth College.

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