Michael heads up the New York office of Perez & Morris. Prior to joining Perez & Morris, Michael was the managing partner of Myerowitz, Jeffrey & Glidden and his main practice area was in defense litigation and family law. Michael worked for a large defense firm with over 400 attorneys handling general liability claims and insurance defense matters before opening Myerowitz, Jeffrey & Glidden in 2008. Prior to attending law school, Michael was in law enforcement and retired in 1997 as a sergeant in charge of the Special Investigation Unit. Michael also worked as a detective with respect to crimes against persons, as well as undercover narcotics investigations.
Areas of Practice: General Liability; Mass Tort Litigation; Family Law; Plaintiff’s Personal Injury; Wrongful Death Claims; and Products Liability Claims
Education: Michael obtained his J.D. at Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan; his Graduate Degree in Legal Studies from Mercy College; and his B.S. Major in Criminal Justice from Kennedy Western University.
Admissions: New York Bar and U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York.