Michael Hagele works with a spread of tech companies as their senior outside counsel, and he brings years of experience with him as a negotiator, someone who can license and distribute as well as develop agreements, and a person who can work with telecommunications and software and hardware companies. He is also knowledgeable when it comes to commercial agreements; especially the kinds that technology companies get into that work to improve their marketing and promotional efforts. Before today, Hagele was a general counsel member for various venture capital backed Internet companies. His duties at that time included managing legal aspects of dealing with corporate governance, issues surrounding employees and employment practices, intellectual property affairs, stock option plans, and anything related to purchasing or the acquisition of other companies. Follow Michael Hagele at tumblr.com
Michael Hagele earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree while attending the University of Iowa, and he received his Juris Doctor while studying at the University of California at Berkeley. He believes that his ability to always put the customer first is one of his best attributes an an entrepreneur. He feels that this is especially true with his role as an attorney, because the entire business or life of your client depends on your knowledge, experience, and drive to do the best you can for them. While this may put a lot of undue pressure on a person, Michael Hagele has found that it also imbues him with a sense of purpose in his life. He knows a lot of his success has to do with the fact that he is always putting the best interests of his client on the top of his list.
Michael Hagele has commented that his typical day begins with him handling the regular daily matters that come up with each of his tech clients. He usually takes a break in the middle of his day where he enjoys a bike ride; either on the open road or in the mountains. He has found that it is during these bike rides that he receives a lot of his inspiration or ideas for how to best help his clients. He plans on continuing to be the best he can be for the people who count on him the most.
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