Attorney at Law

Michael L. Silverman is a Partner at The Bruno Firm. His practice is focused on complex and commercial litigation, with an emphasis on class action litigation involving antitrust, securities, consumer fraud, and contract law. Mr. Silverman has handled all phases of pre-trial litigation, including drafting and arguing dispositive motions, taking and defending depositions, propounding and responding to written discovery, and preparing fact and expert witnesses for deposition and trial. He also has extensive experience in electronic discovery matters including electronic document preservation, spoliation, production, and computer forensics. His efforts have assisted in the recovery of hundreds of millions of dollars for the class members he has represented.

Mr. Silverman graduated Cum Laude from DePaul University College of Law, receiving his Juris Doctor degree in 2008. While in law school, Mr. Silverman served as an Editor for the Journal of Contemporary Moral Issues as well as a Legal Writing Teaching Assistant for first-year law students. He received his Bachelors of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Business, where he concentrated his studies in Finance, Investments, and Banking.

Mr. Silverman has been selected as a 2016 and 2017 Illinois Rising Star by Super Lawyers – an honor awarded to only 2.5% of Illinois attorneys.