Michael J. Ushkow, Esq.
Michael J. Ushkow is an attorney in our Complex Commercial Litigation practice. He advises clients concerning regulatory matters, corporate governance and business formation. And he successfully represents companies and individuals resolving business disputes using strategies to minimize risk and costs. Mr. Ushkow has extensive background in defending clients’ assets from wrongful attachment and other restraints.
He has experience litigating before New York State and Federal courts, including the Bankruptcy court, federal district court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Before coming to Sacco Fillas, Mr. Ushkow garnered experience representing foreign central banks, global banking and financial institutions in U.S. litigation as well as investigations before the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
In May 2006, Mr. Ushkow graduated summa cum laude from Hofstra University School of Law, where he was on the Staff of the Hofstra Law Review, served as Notes & Comments Editor, and had his note published: “Judicial Supervision of Campaign Information: A Proposal to Stop the Dangerous Erosion of Madison’s Design for Actual Representation,” 34 Hofstra L. Rev 263 (2005).
Mr. Ushkow earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Binghamton University in May 2002.
Mr. Ushkow is also trained in sketch comedy writing and improv at the Upright Citizens Brigade Training Center in New York.
Bar admissions: New York; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.