Michael J. Brown


Michael J. Brown

Senior Associate

Mike Brown focuses on complex litigation, and securities litigation and enforcement matters. He joined WilmerHale as a summer associate in 2015.

While in law school, Mr. Brown served as a diversity intern at Bank of America and as an intern in the Special Prosecutions Unit of the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office. He worked as a student attorney for the Juvenile Justice Clinic at the University of Michigan and was a comments editor for the Michigan Business and Entrepreneurial Law Review. Mr. Brown was the winter 2015 commencement speaker at the University of Michigan Law School. From 2017 to 2019, Mr. Brown served as a law clerk for US Magistrate Judge the Hon. Judith Gail Dein in the US District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Prior to law school, Mr. Brown was a legal assistant in the litigation department at Davis Polk & Wardwell, LLP.



  • Selected for inclusion in the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in the areas of appellate practice and securities litigation 

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  • Education

    • JD, University of Michigan Law School, 2015

      Comments Editor, Michigan Business & Entrepreneurial Law Review

    • BA, Government, Dartmouth College, 2011

      minor in French
  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Judith Gail Dein, US District Court for the District of Massachusetts, 2017 - 2019