Michael Jacobson

Michael Jacobson

Associate

Contact Info

Phone: (312) 876-7121
Fax: (312) 876-6278

Primary Office

Chicago
161 North Clark Street
Suite 4200
Chicago, IL 60601

Michael Jacobson

Associate

Michael Jacobson is an associate in the Chicago office of Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP and a member of the Litigation Practice.

His practice focuses primarily on representing and counseling individuals and entities on complex commercial litigation matters, with a concentration in contract disputes, including breach, fraud and specific performance. Michael also handles cases obtaining a variety of injunctive and equitable remedies.

In addition, Michael has a wide variety of litigation experience in both state and federal courts, including creditors' rights in bankruptcy matters and real estate disputes involving financial institutions in commercial foreclosures.

Prior to joining the firm, he served as an intern for the office of general counsel for the Illinois Commerce Commission. Michael also worked for the Circuit Court of Cook County's Second Municipal District, where he was a judicial extern for the presiding Judge Shelley Sutker-Dermer. 

Credentials and Accolades

Honors and Awards

Named a Top Securities and Corporation Attorney, Illinois Super Lawyers, 2018

Education

University of Illinois College of Law (J.D.)
University of Illinois College of Business (B.S.)

Bar Admissions

Illinois

Firm Management Positions

Member, Associates Committee

Michael Jacobson is an associate in the Chicago office of Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP and a member of the Litigation Practice.

His practice focuses primarily on representing and counseling individuals and entities on complex commercial litigation matters, with a concentration in contract disputes, including breach, fraud and specific performance. Michael also handles cases obtaining a variety of injunctive and equitable remedies.

In addition, Michael has a wide variety of litigation experience in both state and federal courts, including creditors' rights in bankruptcy matters and real estate disputes involving financial institutions in commercial foreclosures.

Prior to joining the firm, he served as an intern for the office of general counsel for the Illinois Commerce Commission. Michael also worked for the Circuit Court of Cook County's Second Municipal District, where he was a judicial extern for the presiding Judge Shelley Sutker-Dermer.