Michelle J. Cooper is an associate in the Business Trial Practice Group in the firm's New York office. She is also a member of the Construction Team. 

Areas of Practice

Michelle has extensive experience litigating commercial and construction-related claims on behalf of commercial clients, contractors, and sureties in both the state and federal courts of New York and New Jersey, and before arbitration panels. She has been involved in numerous matters relating to business disputes, breach of contract issues, delay damage claims, mechanic’s liens, and construction defects. 

During law school, Michelle interned for the Honorable Edgardo Ramos of the Southern District of New York



Recommended Lawyer - Construction, Legal 500, 2022



New York Commercial Division Round-Up Blog Posts

"Signing Contracts as a Representative May Lead to Individual Liability," July 21, 2021



J.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2018, managing editor, Journal of Environmental Law and Policy
B.A., Hunter College, City University of New York, 2012, Macaulay Honors College, Hunter College Mock Trial, Founder and President


  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
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