“New York's Mike Bengtson leads the overall corporate team and is a key energy sector player who acts for a range of public and private companies.”
The Legal 500 U.S. 2021
Mike Bengtson is Chair of the firmwide Corporate Practice and serves on the firm's Executive Committee. Mr. Bengtson represents business clients in a variety of transactional and other corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), joint ventures and capital formation transactions. During the last four years, he has been involved in over 40 M&A transactions involving over $20 billion. Mr. Bengtson has extensive experience in the energy, life sciences and fintech industries and is a member of the Baker Botts Oil & Gas M&A Team.
BTI Consulting named Mr. Bengtson to its "Client Service All-Stars (2016)" list. This recognition highlights lawyers who are selected by general counsels on the criteria that they exhibit "superior client focus, innovative thought leadership, unmatched business understanding, legal skills, outsized value and outstanding results" and "stand above all others in client service."