Michael S. Minces, JD

Michael S. Minces, JD

Title: President
Company: Blue River Partners LLC
Location: Dallas, Texas, United States

Michael S. Minces, JD, President at Blue River Partners, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in financial management.

Since 2009, Mr. Minces has prospered as the founding partner and general counsel for Blue River Partners, LLC, a hedge fund and investment advisor start-up firm as well as a complete compliance and operations outsourcing solution for new or existing investment managers. In this capacity, he works with private equity managers supporting their back office business and participates funds and tax structuring and the more nuanced aspects of security settlements and legal issues that surround investing activities.

Mr. Minces has had more than two decades of experience in the legal aspects of financial management. He excelled as an associate practicing in the investment management group with the firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom from 2000 to 2003 and in the Dallas office of the law firm of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld LLP from 2003 to 2004. Mr. Minces thereupon found success from 2004 to 2007 as Chief Compliance Officer and Associate General Counsel for Highland Capital Management, LP, an alternative asset manager in Dallas, Texas that managed up to $40 billion in assets, and from 2007 to 2010 with Swank Capital LLC, an investment advisory firm focusing on investments in the United States energy infrastructure and global resources sectors.

In preparation for his career, Mr. Minces received a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance from the University of Texas at Austin in 1997 and a Juris Doctor from the University of Texas School of Law in May 2000. He is licensed to practice law in the states of Texas and New York.

For more information, please visit:

Blue River Partners LLC


Press Release

Contact Mr. Minces:

Leave a Reply