Michael D. Sher represents clients in complex civil litigation and in business-related criminal investigations, trials and appeals in federal and state judicial and administrative proceedings. Chambers USA (2010) reports that Michael “has a stellar reputation among peers for his ‘first rate’ performance in court.” Michael has also been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America (within Commercial Litigation and Litigation-Securities). Michael is a lecturer in law at the University of Chicago Law School, teaching Fourth and Fifth Amendment law, and previously taught trial practice at the law school. Before joining the firm, Michael served as a Staff Attorney with the Federal Defender Program for the Northern District of Illinois. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.