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Michael Samuel Solender, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1990, District of Columbia 1991. Recipient Community Service award, Urban Justice Center, 2005. Member of American Inn of Court, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Solender, Michael Samuel was born on April 14, 1964 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Stephen and Elsa Solender.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Columbia University, New York City, 1986. Juris Doctor, Yale Law School, New Haven, 1989.

Career

Law clerk to Honorary Leonard B. Sand United States District Court (southern district) New York, 1989—1990. Associate Arnold & Porter LLP, Washington, 1991—1997, partner, 1997—1999, 2001—2002. General counsel Consumer Product Safety Commission, 2000—2001.

Senior managing director legal department Bear Stearns Companies, Incorporated, New York York City, 2002—2004, general counsel, senior managing director, 2004—2008. Executive vice president, chief legal officer Washington Mutual, Inc., Seattle, 2008. Vice chairman, general counsel Ernst & Young LLP, New York City, since 2009.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1990, District of Columbia 1991.

Membership

Member of American Inn of Court, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Holly Renee Fogler, October 23, 1993.

father:
Stephen Solender

mother:
Elsa Solender

spouse:
Holly Renee Fogler