Michael Ena is a counsel in Cadwalader's Financial Services group. His practice focuses on derivatives and structured financial products.
Michael represented corporate and institutional clients in connection with a broad range of equity derivatives (including hedging, monetization, structured share repurchase and share accumulation transactions), debt total return swaps, repurchase and reverse repurchase transactions, interest rate and foreign exchange derivatives (including deal-contingent and finance-linked hedging transactions), financing arrangements (including fund of hedge fund and single manager hedge fund leverage, NAV facilities, subscription lines and margin loans), matters involving convertible, exchangeable and equity-linked securities (including related call spread overlays and stock borrow facilities) and capital relief trades (CRTs).
Michael received his J.D., magna cum laude, from Fordham University School of Law and an M.S. in Computer Science from New York University. He also has a PhD. in Applied Mathematics from Moscow University. Prior to joining Cadwalader, Michael was a counsel at Skadden, Arps, Meagher and Flom LLP and worked as in-house counsel at an investment bank.