Michael A. Cardozo
Michael A. Cardozo is a partner in Proskauer’s Litigation Department and the former Corporation Counsel for the City of New York. As the city's 77th and longest serving Corporation Counsel, he was the city’s chief legal officer, headed the city's Law Department of more than 700 lawyers, and served from 2002 through 2013 as legal counsel to Mayor Michael Bloomberg, elected officials, the city and its agencies.
Michael represents a wide range of clients on general commercial litigation and arbitration matters. He also helps to oversee the firm’s pro bono practice.