Michael Coburn


+1 212-479-6542

Michael Coburn’s practice is focused on advising insurtechs, insureds, insurers, venture capital firms, reinsurers and brokers on a broad range of regulatory and transactional matters. Michael has extensive experience in the insurtech space, including advising on the formation and licensing of startup insurtech companies, negotiating partnership agreements on behalf of insurtechs with insurance carriers, drafting innovative policies and providing general regulatory advice to insurtechs. He also provides insurance-related advice on mergers & acquisitions as well commercial litigation, including assisting in the procurement and negotiation of representation and warranty insurance, conducting insurance-related diligence and providing insurance regulatory advice during litigation.

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  • Twilio Agrees to Acquire Segment for $3.2 Billion 

  • Fastly Agrees to Acquire Signal Sciences for $775 Million 

  • Sunrun to Acquire Vivint Solar for Enterprise Value of $3.2 Billion 

  • Workday Signs Agreement to Acquire Scout RFP for $540 Million 

  • The Carlyle Group Buys Majority Stake in HireVue 


  • Columbia Law School
    JD, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, Class of 1912 Prize (awarded to three first-year students most proficient in the subject of contracts), 2015

  • Dartmouth College
    BA, Government
    cum laude, 2010

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New York


+1 212-479-6542 office

55 Hudson Yards
New York, NY 10001-2157