Michael B. Goldberg joined Kelso & Company in 1991 as a Partner and Managing Director. Prior to joining the firm, he spent two years as a Managing Director and co-head of the mergers and acquisitions department at The First Boston Corporation. From 1977 to 1988, Mr. Goldberg practiced corporate law in the mergers and acquisitions group of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, becoming a Partner in 1980. He was an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore from 1972 to 1977. Mr. Goldberg is a director of Buckeye GP LLC , Hilite International, Inc. and RHI Entertainment, LLC . Mr. Goldberg received a B.S. in Business Administration (Finance) with high honors from the University of Florida and a J.D. from the University of Virginia, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and the Law Review.