Michael Alsharaiha, Associate

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Columbus Office
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F 614.221.0479

Michael is an Associate in the Corporate and Business Practice Group. He assists clients with tax issues, mergers and acquisitions, due diligence, entity formation, contract drafting and negotiation, and other business law matters. Before joining Bailey Cavalieri, Michael worked in a tax consulting role for a Big 4 public accounting firm, where he provided international tax planning and compliance services to private equity, asset wealth management, and high net-worth individual clients.   

Noteworthy Experience

  • Tax and financial due diligence for mergers and acquisitions, including underwriting of representations and warranties insurance
  • Research and analysis to evaluate tax consequences of business transactions and identify planning opportunities

Publications & Speaking Engagements

  • Smoking Out The Criminals: How Federal Tax Policy Can Reduce Illegal Drug Crime By Supporting The Legal Marijuana Industry, 48 U. TOL. L. REV. 319 (2017)

Affiliations and Civic Involvement

  • Columbus Bar Association


  • Georgetown University Law Center (LL.M. in Taxation, 2018)
  • University of Toledo College of Law (J.D., 2017; Cum Laude)
    • The University of Toledo Law Review
  • University of Cincinnati (B.B.A., Accounting, Minor International Business, 2014)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio