Michael Yoder

Michael Yoder

Michael Yoder is a litigation associate of the firm. His practice primarily focuses on constitutional challenges and complex civil litigation matters, including class actions, multi-district litigation, insurance and commercial litigation, and negligence-based tort actions.

Michael has litigated cases including: In re: 3M Dual-ended Combat Arms™ Earplugs Product Liability Litigation on behalf of hundreds of disabled veterans, and In re: Capital One Consumer Data Breach Security Litigation on behalf of the approximate 106 million people whose data was compromised during the massive 2019 breach. During his first two years in practice, Michael obtained his clients more than $7,000,000.00.

Prior to relocating to San Francisco from Washington, D.C., Michael studied the mafia’s criminal enterprise in Florence, Italy, and international patent and copyright infringement prosecution in the European Union. In 2017, Michael traveled to The Hague, Netherlands, to attend portions of former Côte d’Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo’s trial after he was charged with war crimes and crimes against humanity. Michael is licensed to practice in state and federal courts in the District of Columbia and Virginia.

Education

  • Elon University School of Law – J.D., 2017
  • Susquehanna University – B.A. Political Science and French, 2015

Bar Admissions:

  • District of Columbia
  • Commonwealth of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia