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Michael B. Saryan, Esq.


Michael B. Saryan Superlawyers Badge Michael B. Saryan is a business lawyer with a focus on venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, private securities offerings, and commercial transactions. He has represented businesses in various stages of their lifecycles, ranging from formation-stage startups to Fortune 500 companies, in a broad range of industries, including technology, manufacturing, real estate, hospitality, financial services, blockchain, entertainment, and cannabis.

Mr. Saryan’s practice includes advising companies, boards of directors, private equity and venture capital firms, and high net-worth individuals and families in public and private M&A transactions, partnership arrangements, joint ventures, public and private capital raising transactions, business litigation, and general business matters.

Prior to joining Structure Law Group, LLP, Mr. Saryan served as Counsel at a boutique law firm specializing in private securities offerings and corporate transactions with a focus on EB-5 finance and blockchain-based digital token offerings. Prior to that, he was a Managing Associate Attorney at the Los Angeles office of Sheppard Mullin, where he practiced business law, with a focus on advising public and private companies and private equity firms in M&A transactions. Mr. Saryan began his legal as an Associate Attorney at the Los Angeles office of Gibson Dunn, where he practiced for over half of a decade advising companies in a variety of corporate and securities transactions and representing clients in high-profile litigation matters.

Mr. Saryan received his B.S. in Computer Science from the University of California, San Diego, where he received Provost’s Honors and was elected to Tau Beta Pi, the national engineering honor society. Before commencing his legal career, Mr. Saryan designed and engineered global command and control systems for the United States military in a classified environment as a Software Engineer at Northrop Grumman.

Mr. Saryan received his J.D. from UCLA School of Law with a specialization in Business Law and Policy. At UCLA, he was a full scholar with the Beaumont Foundation of America and was a member of the Journal of Law and Technology.


J.D., UCLA School of Law

B.S., University of California, San Diego
Provost’s Honors

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice California
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

California State Bar

  • California Rising Star 2020
  • California Rising Star 2021
  • California Rising Star 2022
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