Ephraim Michael, JD
Ephraim Michael's practice has for 18 years focused on corporate matters, licensing, transactions, intellectual property and real estate. Ephraim also has significant experience in the music industry, specifically in: i) counseling clients concerning; i) negotiation and drafting of software license/development agreements, distribution agreements, software development agreements, outsourcing agreements and e-commerce agreements.
Ephraim worked for a number of years as in-house counsel for Platinum Entertainment, the label of artists such as George Clinton. As an attorney at prestigious "BigLaw" firms, Ephraim negotiated and closed numerous corporate transactions including assets sales and stock sales and private placements of both debt and equity securities. Ephraim has worked extensively in commercial real estate acquisitions, zoning issues and residential closings. He also handles a number of litigation matters for his corporate clients.
Ephraim is a graduate of the Columbia University School of Law where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and was a law review editor. While attending law school, he worked for two years with the record/publishing company of such acts as Brittany Spears, Backstreet Boys and R. Kelly. Prior to attending law school, Ephraim worked for 5 years as an Electrical Engineer for International Paper after graduating from Tuskegee University with a BS in Electrical Engineering. Ephraim lives in Roswell, GA with his wife of 20 years, Debbie, and their 3 children.