Recognized Leader in Complex Litigation
Clients rely on Mike to handle their most important cases as either plaintiff or defendant.
Award-winning Trial Lawyer
Mike is repeatedly honored as a leading national trial lawyer, top litigator, and Best Lawyer in America.
Eight Figure Jury Verdicts
Mike achieves hall of fame jury verdicts for clients in disputes involving technology, trade secrets, and insurance matters.
Michael (Mike) Wilson is a trial lawyer with a high success rate for handling complex and technical cases. He is repeatedly named a Texas Super Lawyer and a Best Lawyer in America in commercial litigation. In the past decade, Mike has been trial counsel in three jury trials resulting in substantial 8-figure jury verdicts. In 2021, Mike was trial counsel for a technology company in a case involving breach of contract and trade secret misappropriation claims. The jury returned a verdict of $86 million.
Mike represents inventors, technology companies, and other businesses in disputes involving patent infringement, trade secret claims, and other business torts in numerous state and federal courts, including Texas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, New York, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Mike handles cases regarding a wide range of technologies and technical issues, including pharmaceuticals (Hatch Waxman litigation), consumer electronics, wireless communication devices/systems, semiconductors, software, commercial construction and design, manufacturing equipment and systems, and power and electrical distribution systems.
In addition to commercial and IP litigation, Mike has more than 30 years of experience litigating and trying insurance matters, product liability cases, construction defect disputes, and business torts. He has been a fixture in the insurance subrogation community for 25 years and has successfully handled large property damage and construction cases throughout the country, helping his clients recover over $100 million in subrogation recoveries.
State Bar of Texas
Dallas Bar Association
American Trial Lawyers Association
Best Lawyers in America, Woodward White, Inc.
Texas Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters
2009 – 2022
IAM Patent 1000 Recommended Professionals
2020 – 2022
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
Protecting Proprietary Information in a Digital World IPWatchdog LIVE 2022, September 2022.
Litigating Patents in Texas IPWatchdog LIVE 2021, September 2021.
High Tech Patent Litigation Trends and The Return of Competitor Lawsuits IPWatchdog Virtual CON2020, October 2020.