For more than 25 years, Mike Cochran has focused his practice on the litigation and trial of complex business and other civil disputes. He is a skilled advocate who has represented a wide variety of clients, ranging from multinational and publicly traded companies to local Delaware businesses and institutions. His clients have also included state and local governments, prominent public figures, estates, individuals and many others.
Mike has substantial experience in the Delaware Court of Chancery, the Delaware Superior Court and the United States District Court for the District of Delaware. He has conducted special investigations in large and complex matters for special board committees of publicly traded companies. He has represented public officials and police officers in complex civil rights litigation. Mike has served on boards and state commissions and has represented the interests of the firm’s clients in the Delaware General Assembly, where he served as counsel early in his career.
Honored with several awards for his work on behalf of Delaware’s abused and neglected children and others, Mike is committed to pro bono work and serves as chair of the firm’s Pro Bono and Community Service Committee. He also heads the Litigation Department’s Commercial and Business Litigation Group.