Contact Information

michael.doty@FaegreBD.com2200 Wells Fargo Center
90 S. Seventh Street

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402

T: +1 612 766 6998
F: +1 612 766 1600


University of Chicago Law School
J.D. (2007)
Western Washington University
B.A. (2002)

Bar Admissions


Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota

Mike Doty


Mike Doty, an associate in the Faegre Baker Daniels finance and restructuring group, has been with the firm since 2007. He practices in the areas of securitization defaults, bankruptcy, business reorganization and related litigation matters.

Mike's bankruptcy clients include indenture trustees, secured creditors, trade creditors and franchisors. He also has extensive experience representing trustees of troubled asset-backed securities in connection with trust defaults, foreclosures and liquidations. In addition, Mike represents trustees of asset-backed securities in connection with servicer disputes, credit insurance issues and suits against the trusts. Mike also has significant experience in terminating and settling derivative contracts.

Representative Engagements

  • Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc. et al. (Bankr. S.D.N.Y.) — Represents the trustee of numerous structured financing transactions and several other creditors involving Lehman Brothers entities
  • Mervyn's Holdings, LLC (Bankr. D. Del.) — Represents one of the nation's largest retailers in a $1.175 billion fraudulent conveyance action arising out of a leveraged buyout transaction
  • GCEP Goodyear, LLC et al. (Bankr. D. Ariz.) — Represents a franchisor in connection with the termination of multiple franchise agreements between the franchisor and numerous bankrupt franchisees
  • Represented the indenture trustee in connection with the liquidation of a $2 billion collateralized debt obligation


  • Faegre Baker Daniels — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2014


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