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Michael James Waters

Michael James Waters

Practice areas:

Privacy, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Antitrust & Trade Law, Commercial, Intellectual Property

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Intellectual Property: 20%
  2. Commercial: 20%
  3. Antitrust & Trade Law: 20%
  4. Alternative Dispute Resolution: 20%
  5. Privacy: 20%

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Contact Info

Vedder Price P.C.

222 North La Salle Street
Chicago, IL, 60601


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200305/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2011
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2010
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2009

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
Antitrust MagazineJudicial Application of Twombly/Iqbal Plausibility Standard in Antitrust Cases2011
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationJudicial, Attorney and Juror Misconduct2010
Privacy & Data Security Law JournalCompanies Must Prepare for Data Theft2008
The Illinois ManufacturerYou Must Prepare for a Data Security Breach2008
Antitrust MagazineEarly Returns: Impact of the Class Action Fairness Act on Federal Jurisdiction Over State Law Class Actions2006
Antitrust MagazineCounsel Beware: Preventing Spoliation of Electronic Evidence in Antitrust Litigation2006

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of Michigan, Ann ArborN/ABS - Bachelor of Science2000

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Privacy Breach Litigation and Enforcement: Trends and the Impact of Cloud Computing and Social MediaPrivacy/Cloud Computing/Social Media2011