Michael R. Collins
General Counsel and Company Secretary
Michael R. Collins is Tritium’s General Counsel and Company Secretary, and leads the Company’s legal department. He collaborates closely with professionals on the Company’s Board of Directors and executive team and across all Company functions to further strategic and business objectives while minimizing risks and ensuring compliance with applicable laws, regulations and Company policies.
Prior to joining Tritium, Michael served in various legal and business capacities for U.S. publicly traded companies, including ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: ON) and ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO), where his roles included serving on the board of directors/board of managers and as an executive officer for multiple global entities.
Prior to such time, he served as a senior associate at the international firms of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and Vinson & Elkins LLP. During Michael’s time in private practice, he represented a broad range of public companies in their capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, financial transactions, corporate governance matters, internal reorganizations, commercial transactions, general corporate matters and multiple areas of complex commercial litigation (with a substantial focus in the energy, manufacturing, technology, software and finance industries. Michael has been recognized by his peers for his dedication to the legal practice, being named as one of Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars in 2018.
Michael received a Juris Doctor with Honors from the University of Texas School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Southern California.