Michael J. Borik

Michael J. Borik

General Counsel

Michael Borik, General Counsel for Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC (“Guy Carpenter”), also serves as Managing Director and Corporate Secretary. He is a member of Guy Carpenter’s Executive Committee and a Senior Corporate Counsel with Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.’s Legal Department in New York.    

In addition to having overall responsibility for Guy Carpenter’s legal affairs, Mr. Borik’s primary responsibilities include drafting and negotiating various types of contracts for Guy Carpenter supporting both the traditional reinsurance brokerage operations and the strategic advisory practice. He is also the primary legal resource for GC Securities, the broker-dealer affiliate of Guy Carpenter. 

Mr. Borik also serves on the Business Review and Investment Management Committees supporting GC Securities, the Risk Oversight Committee supporting Guy Carpenter, and the Deal Review Committee supporting Guy Carpenter’s Structured Risk Group.

Mr. Borik joined Marsh & McLennan Legal in 1994 to provide Guy Carpenter with corporate legal and transactional expertise. He was instrumental in establishing Guy Carpenter’s initial broker-dealer in 1995 and held the Series 24, 7 and 63 FINRA registrations through 2002, during which time he also served in a compliance function.  Prior to joining Marsh & McLennan, he worked as a corporate transactional associate at Cahill Gordon & Reindel.  Mr. Borik received his bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, in Business Administration from the State University of New York at Albany and his law degree from Cornell Law School. He also holds an ARe designation and was inducted into the CPCU Society in 2002.