Michael P. Cooney

Michael P. Cooney



  • Business & Commercial
  • Class Action Defense
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Asbestos & Toxic Tort

WSG Practice Industries


Michigan, U.S.A.

WSG Leadership

Patent Law Workshop Group
ABA Group
Automotive Group

Michael P. Cooney is the Director of Dykema’s Litigation Department. A highly experienced trial attorney, his national trial practice is focused on product liability, class action, patent, and commercial litigation. He is regularly called upon by Fortune 500 companies to try high exposure cases in the country’s toughest venues and against some of the country’s top trial attorneys. Mr. Cooney, who has a mechanical engineering degree, has extensive experience presenting complex engineering, business, and science related disputes to juries, judges, and arbitration panels.

Bar Admissions

Michigan, 1986


University of Notre Dame, J.D. University of Notre Dame, B.S.M.E.
Areas of Practice

Asbestos & Toxic Tort | Business & Commercial | Class Action Defense | Intellectual Property Litigation | Litigation | National Trial Team | Privacy and Data Security | Product Liability | Product Safety

Professional Career

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

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