Enterprise Counsel Group is pleased to announce that J. Michael Vaughn, a highly regarded corporate attorney with deep roots in Southern California’s diverse business community, is now an ECG shareholder.  

Mr. Vaughn joined ECG in August 2018 and leads ECG’s expanding M&A and transactional practice.  Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubble®, he has over 30 years’ experience, including service as General Counsel for two large companies engaged in aggressive expansion programs, each with global operations and thousands of employees.  Mr. Vaughn advises companies throughout their lifecycle, from entity formations and start-up activities to day-to-day operations, mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings and corporate finance, corporate governance, strategic initiatives, executive compensation, equity incentive plans and a broad variety of contractual relationships. 

“Mike’s capabilities in corporate transactions, including M&A, has become a tremendous asset to ECG’s clients who have encouraged the firm’s expansion into transaction services” said David A. Robinson, President and Founding Shareholder of Enterprise Counsel Group. “He will play an integral role in helping our clients achieve their business goals.”

“ECG is an exceptional law firm with a culture of success and tenacious commitment to quality client service,” said Mike Vaughn. “I am thrilled to become an ECG shareholder and look forward to contributing to the firm’s growth.” 

Mr. Vaughn served as General Counsel for Quest Software, Inc. and Applied Medical Corporation, and has practiced with major Southern California’s law firms in private practice.  Deeply committed to community service, Mr. Vaughn is a former Mayor and City Council Member and former Planning Commissioner for the City of Rancho Santa Margarita, California.  Mr. Vaughn received his law degree from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law, and an undergraduate degree in accounting from Arizona State University.  

Enterprise Counsel Group, ALC (www.ecg.law), is an Irvine, California-based business trial, appellate and corporate law firm, with expertise in aggressive courtroom and boardroom representation for a broad spectrum of successful businesses in California, Colorado, Nevada, and across the US.