Deborah J. Michelson, Esq.

Partner

 

Phone: (216) 696-3366 Ext. 6372

Fax: (216) 363-5835

E-mail: Michelson@MGFL-law.com

Deborah Michelson focuses her practice on business and complex commercial litigation, representing publicly traded companies, small businesses, and individuals in matters involving intellectual property rights, business torts, securities fraud, employment discrimination and retaliation, breaches of contract, commercial real estate, business "break-ups" and wind-downs, breaches of fiduciary duty, insurance coverage, estate and probate disputes, corporate governance, executive compensation, and ERISA-related issues.

Representative Experience

* Representative Matters Available Upon Request

Background Information

Education:

Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Northwestern University, B.A. 1984

Admissions:

Professional Affiliations:

Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

Ohio State Bar Association

Ohio Women's Bar Association

American Bar Association


Civic & Community Service

Faculty Member, National Institute for Trial Advocacy Great Lakes Deposition Program

Volunteer Lawyer, Legal Aid Society's Homeowner Foreclosure Mediation Program

Judicial Panelist, American Association for Justice's Student Trial Advocacy Competition

Judicial Panelist, Case Western Reserve University School of Law Dean Dunmore Moot Court Competition

Team Advisor, John Hay High School, Cleveland Municipal High School Mock Trial Competition