An experienced first chair trial lawyer and trusted counselor, Michael Marsh represents clients in high stakes business disputes and provides strategic input and guidance on business issues. With a wide ranging litigation practice in federal and state courts throughout the United States, he is a go-to resource for clients engaged in disputes involving high stakes securities and other class action defense, proxy contests, shareholders, antitrust, Mergers & Acquisitions, private equity, D&O liability, and higher education. Recognized by Benchmark Litigation as a Litigation Star, Michael has served as lead counsel in dozens of jury and bench trials on behalf of aviation, consumer electronics, retail, sports, entertainment, healthcare, hospitality, and automotive clients.
Outside of the courtroom, clients turn to Michael for counsel on day-to-day operations, high value employment matters, major restructurings, and navigating corporate governance and compliance issues, including federal and state agency investigations.
Michael is a member of our firm's Executive Committee, a past chair of Akerman's Equality and Inclusion Committee, a fellow of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity, and the chair of Friends of South Florida Autism.