Michael J. Burwick

General Counsel

Michael J. Burwick, JD, LLM is an attorney and financial services professional. Mike is ASA’s General Counsel. He is also a Partner at Taylor English Duma LLP, a national full-service law firm. Mike brings with him 25 years of expertise in tax law, securities law, corporate law, sports and entertainment law and other areas of the law.

He possesses additional proficiency in IRC Sec. 1031 exchanges, Sec. 453 installment sales and other capital gains deferral strategies. A former Assistant Attorney General and Legal Counsel to the United States House of Representatives, Mike also has many years of experience in private practice and in-house experience at an array of financial institutions. Mike earned his B.A. with Distinction, magna cum laude from Boston University where he was also a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He earned his J.D., an LL.M. in Securities Law & Financial Regulation and a second LL.M. in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center and he attended the M.B.A. program at New York University’s Stern School of Business.