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Michael J Morrison

Michael J. Morrison

  • Attorney

Biography

Michael’s practice focuses on representing product manufacturers and distributors in high-stakes litigation. Michael has extensive experience in handling complex litigation involving toxic tort, product liability, and premises liability claims. Michael has handled cases involving severe and traumatic injuries including paralysis, brain trauma, injuries requiring amputation, and death. Michael has briefed, argued, and been successful on numerous motions for summary judgment and motions to dismiss. Mike also represents individuals injured as a result automobile accidents, medical malpractice, and defective products. Mike has secured significant settlements for plaintiffs in personal injury and medical malpractice cases.

Michael obtained his undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University, where he studied on a four-year athletic scholarship. Michael played Division I Men’s Basketball for four years and was the team’s Co-Captain as a Senior. Michael was awarded the NIU Men’s Basketball Team’s Heart Award in 2003, which is given to the player who demonstrates the most inner drive and determination.

Education

  • The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2006
    • Honors: Member, Moot Court Council
  • Northern Illinois University
    • B.A. - 2003
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations

  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • Lake County Bar Association, Member
  • Lake County Bar Association Young and New Lawyers Committee, Co-Chair

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Product Liability
  • Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
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