Key Experience

  • Advises private equity funds and their portfolio companies.
  • Experience in M&A and corporate governance matters.


Michelle Chan focuses on complex business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts and divestitures for private equity clients and private companies across various industries.

Representative Work

ICV Partners, an investment firm, in:

  • A significant investment in Beacon Global Strategies, a Washington D.C.-based strategic advisory firm specializing in government policy, government procurement, geopolitical and risk analysis, technology policy, supply chain risks, cyber risks and strategic communications.*

AE Industrial Partners, a private equity fund focused on aerospace, defense and government services, in its:

  • $75 million Series B growth equity investment in Firefly Aerospace, which is developing a family of launch and in-space vehicles and services that provide industry-leading affordability, convenience and reliability.*
  • Earlier agreement to acquire a significant stake in Firefly.*