Michael L. Woolley
Michael L. Woolley concentrates his practice on prosecuting complex securities fraud cases on behalf of institutional investors. Currently, he is actively involved in prosecuting In re Massey Energy Co. Securities Litigation.
Michael was a member of the Labaton Sucharow team that successfully litigated Eastwood Enterprises, LLC v. Farha et al. (WellCare Securities Litigation) which resulted in a $200 million settlement.
Prior to joining Labaton Sucharow, Michael was a litigation associate at Seward & Kissel LLP, where he practiced commercial litigation in federal and state courts. Michael also has extensive experience representing investment managers, hedge funds, and broker-dealers in arbitrations and regulatory investigations. He began his career as an associate at Husch Blackwell Sanders in Kansas City, Missouri.
Michael received a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center, where he was a Foreign Lawyer Law Fellow and a staff member of the Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics. He earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska