Michael Ferrara

Title/s:  Assistant United States Attorney

Phone: 312.886.7649



Michael Ferrara is an AUSA in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois, where he currently serves as the Deputy Chief of the Narcotics Section.  Prior to joining the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Michael was an Assistant States Attorney in the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office.  In addition to his experience as a prosecutor, for more than a decade Michael has instructed students and other lawyers on the effective use of computers to present evidence and materials to juries electronically.


BS, University of Cincinnati
JD, Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Program Areas

Advanced Trial Advocacy with Courtroom Technology
Trial Practice – Modern Trials