is an associate in O’Melveny’s Los Angeles office and a member of the Class Actions, Mass Torts, and Insurance Litigation Practice. Michael has represented companies in a variety of complex civil matters, including insurance coverage disputes and data breach and privacy issues. Michael also has a diverse pro bono practice, including representing a victim of domestic violence in habeas corpus proceedings and patent prosecution for a charitable organization.
Michael holds an undergraduate degree in engineering from Harvey Mudd College with a focus on computer and electrical engineering.
Illustrative Professional Experience
- Represents an insurance company in several coverage and bad faith litigation matters involving historic asbestos and environmental liabilities.
- Counseled an internet dating service on data breach issues.
- Counseled a major airline on computer privacy issues in a securities matter.
Honorable James Selna, US District Court, Central District of CaliforniaExtern,
Honorable Thomas Hardiman, US Court of Appeals, Third CircuitAuthor,
"Depictions of the Pig Roast: Restricting Violent Speech Without Burning the House," Note, Southern California Law Review