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Associate

Education

Temple University Beasley School of Law, J.D., Cum Laude, 2009 

  • Temple Law Review, Articles/Symposium Editor
  • Albert H. Friedman Prize for Excellence in Legal Writing

Lehigh University, B.S., With Honors, 2006

Professional Experience

Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP, Associate, 2010-2011

Delaware Court of Chancery, Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster, 2009-2010

Admissions

Delaware, 2009

S. Michael Sirkin

Michael Sirkin focuses on litigating corporate and other business disputes in the Delaware Court of Chancery.  Michael specializes in expedited M&A litigation, including cases involving the fiduciary duties of corporate directors and officers in various transactional contexts.

Michael began his legal career as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster of the Delaware Court of Chancery.  After his clerkship, he practiced in the Corporate and Business Litigation group of Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP before joining Seitz Ross.

Michael has also participated in the Delaware Volunteer Legal Services Pro Bono Program, successfully obtaining protection from abuse orders for clients in Family Court.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • Richard S. Rodney Inn of Court
  • Lehigh Lawyers Association

Articles and Memos