Michael J. Gill

Chicago,  IL  U.S.A.
Phone+1 312 701 7128

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Practice Areas

  • Insurance
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Electronic Discovery & Information Governance
  • Wealth Management
  • Internal Investigations
  • Securities Litigation & Enforcement
  • White Collar Defense & Compliance
Contact InfoTelephone: +1 312 701 7128
Fax: +1 312 706 8633
University Northwestern University, B.A., 1974
Law SchoolNorthwestern University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1977
Admitted1977, Illinois; 1977, Illinois Supreme Court; US District Court for the Central District of Illinois; US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois; US District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin; US District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan; US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit


Adjunct Professor, Government and Internal Investigations, Northwestern University School of Law

Adjunct Professor of Trial Practice: Northwestern University School of Law, 1987 to date

Illinois Super Lawyer


Mike Gill has three decades of experience as a litigator in high-profile civil and criminal matters. He has been trial counsel in more than 40 jury and bench trials in federal and state courts. He also regularly represents clients in arbitrations. In recent years, Mike has frequently called upon his broad range of experience to evaluate, through internal investigations, companies' criminal, regulatory and civil exposures and advise them on risks and remedies.

Mike's trial work emphasizes complex cases involving financial disputes, technology issues, and contract breaches. He has tried cases relating to technology development, bank fraud, derivatives and futures trading, construction projects, and purchases and sales of businesses, real estate, and goods.

Mike also handles cases involving insurance and reinsurance, and has litigated these cases both in the courts and in arbitrations. Since 1987, he has had principal responsibility for overseeing defense of US professional malpractice claims for the Accountants' Liability Assurance Company (a mutual insurance company incorporated in Bermuda).


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Michael J. Gill

71 S. Wacker Drive
ChicagoIL 60606


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