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Faculty and Administration Profiles

Michael Bess

Title/s:  Adjunct Faculty


Mr. Bess is a litigation partner in the Chicago office of Michael Best & Friedrich LLP.  He serves as a strategic counselor, appellate advocate, and motion and brief writer in complex commercial and criminal cases.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Bess has proved instrumental in securing case dismissals, in defeating class certifications, and in preserving or reversing judgments on appeal. He also clerked for the Honorable Terence T. Evans of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.