Michael J. McGuinness

Michael McGuinness's Latin American practice focuses on managing M&A transactions across the region, including Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru. Prior to returning to private practice in 2009, he held several prominent roles at GE, including general counsel of GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies. In addition to his Latin America work, he maintains an active cross-border M&A practice.

Michael's representative experience prior to joining Jones Day includes representing GE in its $4.3 billion acquisition of the aviation business of Avio S.p.A.; GrupoSura in its approximately $3.6 billion acquisition of ING's Latin America pensions, life insurance, and investment operations; and Anglo American plc in its $5.4 billion sale to Mitsubishi of a 24.5 percent stake in Anglo American Sur, a Chilean copper mining company. [1]