Michael Byrnes

Michael Byrnes


Michael Byrnes is a finance attorney in Holland & Knight's Houston office. Mr. Byrnes represents banks and other financial institutions in a variety of transactions, including securities-based lending transactions, certain asset-based lending transactions and other private equity and hedge fund transactions.

Mr. Byrnes also has experience representing public and private clients in other financial transactions, including leveraged acquisition financings, cross-border financings, first- and second-lien secured loans, term and revolving loan facilities, and other general corporate financings.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Byrnes worked at other global law firms, representing clients across a range of industries, including banking, entertainment, construction management, infrastructure, energy and technology.

Not yet admitted to Texas Bar; admitted to New York Bar only and practicing under the supervision of lawyers licensed to practice in Texas.


  • William & Mary Law School, J.D.
  • University of Notre Dame, B.A., cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • New York
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association (HYLA)