Lucas B. Michelen

Associate New York
Phone: (212) 248-3262


Lucas B. Michelen* represents a variety of corporate clients involved in complex commercial litigation. Lucas has experience representing clients in litigation related to business tort and commercial contract disputes, white collar criminal defense, and state Attorney General consumer protection actions. Lucas also defends pharmaceutical and medical device companies in mass tort cases in both state and federal court.

Lucas maintains an active pro bono practice and has worked on cases with multiple public interest organizations, including the Public Interest Center of Philadelphia, the Education Law Center, and the Legal Clinic for the Disabled.

Lucas is a contributor to the firm's SEC Law Perspectives Blog, which provides reports, discussions, and analyses on noteworthy trends in enforcement and regulatory activity of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and other agencies, such as the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).

*Admitted in New Jersey and Pennsylvania only. Application for New York bar examination pending.


Beasley Law Scholarship, Temple University Beasley School of Law
Rubin Public Interest Honor Society
David Adamany Award, Temple University Beasley School of Law

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Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania


  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, J.D., 2014, cum laude, Temple Journal of Science, Technology & Environmental Law
  • Temple University, B.S., 2010, cum laude

Lucas's Areas of Focus