Michael J. Sudekum is licensed to practice in Missouri, Illinois, and the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern District of Missouri and the Southern District of Illinois. Mike has worked at the firm since obtaining his J.D. from the University of Missouri at Columbia. Prior to law school, he attended Saint Louis University, where he received his B.S. in Political Science cum laude. He has been named a Rising Star by Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers. He is currently serving on the Discovery Committee of the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee for MDL 2100 In Re: Yaz and Yasmin.
Mike is involved in a number of professional organizations, including MATA (Board of Governors, 2010 to present), the Young Lawyer Council of the Missouri Bar (2007 to 2009; YLS Chairperson's Award 2009), the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis and the American Association for Justice. He is also a member of the Region XI Disciplinary Committee for the Missouri Bar.
Outside his daily law practice, Mike volunteers in a number of community organizations. He enjoys spending time outdoors in his free time.