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  1. Commercial Real Estate: 75%
    12 years, 75 cases
  2. Appeals: 20%
    8 years, 10 cases
  3. Education: 5%
    5 years, 5 cases

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Michele A. Casey, Attorney At Law LLC

401 N Michigan Ave Ste 1200
Chicago, IL, 60611-4264


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200405/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Order of the CoifUniversity of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law2004
magna cum laudeHarvard University1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalMichele A. Casey, Attorney at Law LLC2012 - Present
Adjunct Professor, Legal WritingLoyola University Chicago School Of Law2011 - Present
Assistant Attorney GeneralIllinois Attorney General's Office2011 - 2012
AssociateWexler Wallace LLP2009 - 2010
Law Clerk, Honorable Terence T. EvansUnited States Court Of Appeals, Seventh Circuit2006 - 2007
AssociateSidley Austin LLP2004 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Attorney-MediatorsMember2013 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Taylor v. Sturgell, 553 U.S. 880 (2008)Unanimous decision in favor of ADA
Sharpe v. Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System, 220 Ariz. 488 (Ariz. Ct. App. 2009)Holding in favor of petitioner Sharpe
Balanced Return Fund v. Royal Bank of Canada, et al., 83 A.D.3d. 429 (N.Y. App. Div. 2010)Motion to dismiss denied; decision upheld by appellate court
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Publication nameTitleDate
Practicing Law Institute’s CLE Course HandbookUsing Accountants as Experts2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Harvard University Law SchoolEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Higher Education Policy ConferenceCollege Affordability and Student Debt2012