CONTACT INFORMATION
(312) 641-1555
MFranz@SanchezDH.com

PRACTICE FOCUS

Commercial Litigation
Construction Litigation
Product Liability Litigation
Real Estate Litigation
Warranty/Consumer Litigation

EDUCATION

J.D., John Marshall Law School, 2002
B.A., St. Mary’s College of Notre Dame, 1998

BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS

Illinois
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois

AWARDS

– Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars: 2011

Contact Information


(312) 641-1555
MFranz@SanchezDH.com

Practice Focus


Commercial Litigation
Construction Litigation
Product Liability Litigation
Real Estate Litigation
Warranty/Consumer Litigation

Education


J.D., John Marshall Law School, 2002
B.A., St. Mary’s College of Notre Dame, 1998

Bar & Court Admissions


Illinois
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois

Awards


– Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars: 2011

Michelle Franz joined Sanchez Daniels & Hoffman in June 2002 as a law clerk and is a defense attorney with extensive experience successfully litigating and managing cases for manufacturers such as BMW NA, Chrysler, and Harley-Davidson. Most recent representative matters include defending and obtaining summary judgment in a high exposure catastrophic injury case involving a severe traumatic brain injury.

Over the past ten years Ms. Franz has been involved in the defense of over 400 cases in consumer litigation, products liability, personal injury, and property damage matters with pointed experience in trials, including preparation and argument of all pre-trial and dispositive issues. Ms. Franz has also prepared over 20 Appellate briefs and argued before the 1st District Appellate Court and the Illinois Supreme Court.


PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Title Insurance Agent for Chicago Title Insurance Company
  • Member of DRI – The Voice of the Defense Bar