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Michael J. Cohen

Michael J. Cohen

Practice areas:

Insurance, Business, Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Insurance: 34%
  2. Litigation: 33%
  3. Business: 33%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Alexander Chen

    I endorse this lawyer. Mike is an amazing litigator. I have worked with him on multiple matters where he acted as our firms' local counsel and will not hesitate to refer any clients to him.


    Alexander Chen Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Meissner Tierney Fisher & Nichols, S.C.

111 E Kilbourn Ave
19th Floor
Milwaukee, WI, 53202-6633



WIGood Standing198603/16/2015
INTemporary AdmissionUnknown08/04/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
ListedBest Lawyers in America2013
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2012
ListedBest Lawyers in America2012
ListedBest Lawyers in America2011
Leader in the LawWisconsin Law Journal2011
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2011
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2010
ListedBest Lawyers in America2010
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2009
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2008
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2007
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2006


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Milwaukee Bar AssociationBoard MemberN/A
Milwaukee Bar AssociationExecutive CommitteeN/A
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice SectionMemberN/A
Thomas E. Fairchild American Inn of CourtMasterN/A
American Bar FoundationMemberN/A
State Bar of WisconsinMemberN/A
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
Wisconsin Defense CounselMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Wisconsin LawyerCan Employers Force Employees to Sign Noncompete Agreements as a Condition of their Employment?1999


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
University of WisconsinN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1983

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
State Bar of WisconsinTrending Topics in Business Litigation—Preparing to Compete and the Breach of the Duty of Loyalty2012
Washington County Bar AssociationLitigation Holds—What Should Be Done2010
Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association2008 Insurance Law Institute—Views From Across the River2008
Milwaukee Bar AssociationPractical Evidence Issues Before and at Trial—Scope of Expert Testimony at Trial2008
State Bar of WisconsinTrade Secrets: A Thief or Not a Thief?2007