Moore & Van Allen Welcomes Rick Bange and Mike Miller to Corporate Team
Richard M. Bange III and Michael R. Miller have joined the Corporate and Private Equity teams in the Charlotte office of Moore & Van Allen PLLC. Bange has joined as a member of the firm and Miller as counsel.
“We are thrilled to welcome Rick and Mike to our experienced team of attorneys focused on serving our clients’ corporate legal needs,” said Moore & Van Allen Management Committee chairman Ernie Reigel. “They each bring extensive knowledge and skills related to diverse private equity and M&A matters that will continue to enhance our services to our clients in these areas.”
Bange focuses his practice on evaluating, structuring and negotiating mergers and acquisitions and investment transactions for private equity funds and companies. His work involves leveraged buyouts, growth equity investments, mergers, stock and asset acquisitions and sales, mezzanine investments, and recapitalizations. His extensive experience also includes representing private equity sponsors and companies in obtaining senior secured and high-yield financing for leveraged acquisitions and recapitalizations.
Bange was previously a partner in the corporate department and a member of the private equity practice at King & Spalding LLP. He spent eight years practicing in New York City, primarily at O’Melveny & Myers LLP and the former O’Sullivan, Graev & Karabell LLP in the areas of M&A/private equity and finance. He earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law and his bachelor of arts from the University of Virginia.
Miller advises institutional, sponsor-backed and public company clients on a variety of transactions, including leveraged buyouts and strategic acquisitions; fund of funds, growth equity and minority co-investment transactions; early-stage financings; divestitures and liquidity transactions; and revolving and term loan acquisition facilities. He was previously a senior associate with King & Spalding. Prior to that Miller practiced for five years in New York City as an associate with Goodwin Procter LLP. He earned his J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law and his bachelor of arts with honors from the University of Michigan.