Mike Dillingham (Of Counsel)
- Fordham Law School, J.D.
- U.C. Berkeley, B.A. English Literature
- Super Lawyers “Rising Star” 2013-2016
Mike Dillingham brings a strong litigation background, compliance experience, technical savvy, and business counseling to Epperly & Elam.
Mike’s practice focuses on advising startup and mature businesses regarding licensure, permits, regulatory compliance, and proper employment practices. Additionally, Mike monitors announcements from the relevant governmental bodies and consults with experienced criminal defense attorneys to assess and minimize potential exposure for recent or would-be business entrants. Mike routinely attends state, county, and local government hearings throughout the Bay Area to advocate for his clients and ensure that they are fully aware of any pertinent changes to law that affects their businesses.
Mike has 10 years of experience litigating business disputes, intellectual property cases, and employment class actions. He has broad experience in analysis and application of the law, and a facility with the quick assimilation of new and evolving legal frameworks. Mike has been included in Super Lawyer’s Rising Star list in Northern California for the last four years, and is a licensed California attorney.
Prior to law school, Mike worked in a series of startups in the entertainment, technology, and biotechnology industries and gained significant experience in quality assurance and regulatory compliance. He programs iOS applications in his spare time, coaches youth soccer, and plays music.