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Michael James Case

Michael James Case, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1988, United States District Court (eastern district) New York 1989, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1989. Institute Humane Studies fellow, Menlo Park, California, 1981. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association.


Case, Michael James was born on August 31, 1959 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Raymond Aloyisius and Mary (Howser) Case.


Bachelor, University Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, 1981. Visiting student, Fordham University, New York City, 1987. Juris Doctor, University Oregon, 1987.


Worked at Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker (New York, NY) specializing in General Insurance and Reinsurance Practice and Litigation. Commercial, Corporate and Securities Law. Domestic and International Property and Casualty Insurance and Reinsurance.

Products and Professional Liability, Toxic Tort Defense, Environmental Impairment Liability, Medical and Hospital Malpractice, Municipal and Public Officials Liability, Trusts and Estates. Aviation, Marine and Inland Marine. Securities and Fiduciary Liability and General Subrogation.

Admitted to the bar, 1988, New York. 1990, United States. District Court, Southern District of New York. Articles Editor, Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation.

Who's Who in American Law, 1988. Co-Author: "Overview of Legal Issues Arising in the Development of Federal and State Energy Efficiency Standards," 11 Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, 315, 1986. Member: New York State and American Bar Associations.

Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker is a full service international law firm, ranking among the largest law firms in the United States with offices in twelve major cities in the United States. We have provided our clients with a full range of expert and innovative legal services for more than a quarter of a century. Our dramatic growth during this period has been a response to the emerging needs of existing clients and addition of new ones.

Initially, ours was an insurance-related practice and we maintain a preeminent position with regard to all aspects of insurance law and the insurance/reinsurance industry serving insureds, brokers, insurers and reinsurers. As our clients have matured and broadened in scope, so have our services and expertise and we have expanded into the general corporate law, including creditors' rights and bankruptcy, trusts and estates and real estate transactions and regulatory work.


Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: mountaineering, snow skiing, hiking.


Married Elizabeth Bromwell Speer, March 14, 1987.