Michael S. Weissman, Esq. is the Director of Risk Management at Quarles & Brady LLP. Mr. Weissman’s area of responsibility is part of the firm’s Office of the General Counsel, includes Records, Docket and Intake & Conflicts and encompasses related business, practical, legal and ethical issues. Prior to moving into Risk Management, Mr. Weissman was the firm’s Director of Legal Practice Technology, assisting firm attorneys and clients with technology-related challenges in their legal matters with a specific focus on e-discovery and trial technology.
Mr. Weissman has worked in the legal industry for more than 20 years. Prior to joining Quarles & Brady LLP, he served as a consultant to a large international law firm. Mr. Weissman is a licensed attorney in Illinois, and was a litigation practitioner prior to entering the law firm consulting and management field. He received his law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law and a BA in Psychology from the University of Michigan. Mr. Weissman has completed NITA (National Institute for Trial Advocacy) training, has served as an Arbitrator for the Circuit Court of Cook County’s Mandatory Arbitration Program and is a member of the American Bar Association.