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

Michael Jacobson is a skilled litigator who counsel clients on a wide variety of complex commercial disputes. This broad perspective allows him to tailor his advice to the specific organizational risks they face and tailor a strategy to suit their business goals.

Michael handles litigation ranging from disputes over contracts, intellectual property rights and real estate to cases involving insurance policy coverage, employment law, as well as product liability and other torts. Michael also advises clients involved in shareholder disputes and corporate disputes among competitors and with vendors. Clients rely on him for representation in general contractual disputes including cases alleging fraud, breach of contract, and failure to meet specific performance terms. Michael also counsels clients facing government investigations, including colleges and universities and fraternal organizations. His work as a litigator spans from representations of insurers and other companies across a variety of industries to condominium associations and municipalities. Michael brings his skill as a trial advocate to these clients with cases in state, federal and appeals courts throughout the country.

Michael also assists clients in the developing field of gaming and esports and discusses current legal issues in these industries on the Firm’s “Lawyers With Game” video podcast series on YouTube.

Credentials and Accolades

Education

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

Bar Admissions

Illinois

Michael Jacobson is a skilled litigator who counsel clients on a wide variety of complex commercial disputes. This broad perspective allows him to tailor his advice to the specific organizational risks they face and tailor a strategy to suit their business goals.

Michael handles litigation ranging from disputes over contracts, intellectual property rights and real estate to cases involving insurance policy coverage, employment law, as well as product liability and other torts. Michael also advises clients involved in shareholder disputes and corporate disputes among competitors and with vendors. Clients rely on him for representation in general contractual disputes including cases alleging fraud, breach of contract, and failure to meet specific performance terms. Michael also counsels clients facing government investigations, including colleges and universities and fraternal organizations. His work as a litigator spans from representations of insurers and other companies across a variety of industries to condominium associations and municipalities. Michael brings his skill as a trial advocate to these clients with cases in state, federal and appeals courts throughout the country.

Michael also assists clients in the developing field of gaming and esports and discusses current legal issues in these industries on the Firm’s “Lawyers With Game” video podcast series on YouTube.