Michael L. Aguirre

Michael L. Aguirre


Michael L. Aguirre has broad experience in corporate finance transactions, including the representation of borrowers and lenders in both asset-based and real estate secured financings. He also regularly advises clients in connection with general corporate matters, including the preparation and negotiation of a wide range of commercial agreements.


  • Asset-based and cash flow financings
  • Acquisitionand leveraged financings
  • Corporate finance
  • Commercial transactions
  • General corporate law and corporate governance



  • Represented public and private companies in a broad range of industries in connection with secured loan transactions and private placement of debt securities.
  • Represented various financial institutions and private lenders in connection with loan transactions, including real estate-secured loans.
  • Represented companies and lenders in connection with ESOP financing transactions.
  • Represented various financial institutions and borrowers in various complex loan work-out and modification transactions.
  • Represented private equity firms and portfolio companies in connection with acquisitions and leveraged buy-outs.
  • Provided general business representation, including entity formation, advice with respect to corporate governance matters, and negotiation of a wide variety of commercial agreements.


  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Southwest Super Lawyers, "Rising Star," 2012-2013 and 2016
  • Board of Directors, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona, 2012-Present
  • Member, Los Abogados Hispanic Bar Association
  • Selection Committee, César E. Chávez Leadership Institute, Arizona State University


  • J.D., cum laude, Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, 2005
  • M.Ed., Higher and Post-Secondary Education, Arizona State University, 2002
  • B.A., History, cum laude, Arizona State University, 2000
    • Member, ASU Football Team, 1996-2000
  • Arizona