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Cope Ehlers, P.C.

Michael J. Weiss


Phone: 312-796-0550
Email: MWeiss@CopeEhlers.com

Michael J. Weiss is a member of the firm’s regulatory and coverage consulting practices. Michael’s regulatory practice focuses on assisting insurers in resolving a wide variety of compliance issues including those involving form and rate filings, licensing, market conduct examinations, certification and compliance mandates, for admitted and surplus lines. Michael’s coverage consulting practice focuses on management liability insurance policies including D&O liability, employment practices liability, cyber liability and general liability.

Prior to joining Cope Ehlers, P.C., Michael was a civil litigation trial attorney, where he represented numerous private company clients, including insurance companies and construction companies, in first party and third-party coverage disputes, and liability matters. He has tried cases in state court.


Cope Ehlers, P.C.

2019 - present

Kanaris, Stubenvoll & Heiss, P.C. f/k/a Fischer Kanaris, P.C.



Leahy, Eisenberg & Fraenkel, Ltd.

Law Clerk, Associate

2014-2015, 2015-2018


J.D., Loyola University Chicago, School of Law, 2015

B.A., Philosophy, University of San Diego, 2010

Bar and Court Admissions


U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


Illinois Death with Dignity Act: A Case for Legislating Physician Assisted Suicide and Active Euthanasia, 23 Annals of Health L., Advance Directive 13 (2014)

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