Michael Stockham is a trial attorney who focuses on helping companies and individuals navigate
the complex world of litigation and government regulation and enforcement. He provides
counsel in such areas as corporate governance, corporate compliance, fraud and breach of
fiduciary duty, shareholder rights, securities fraud, class actions, merger litigation, partnership
and corporate disputes, qui tam litigation defense, and white collar defense for companies and
individual executives. Michael is also known for his ability to conduct sensitive internal
investigations for audit committees, demand review committees, or other corporate entities. He is
a Certified Fraud Examiner, certified by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the
world’s largest anti-fraud organization specializing in the complex issues raised by corporate and
white-collar fraud, as well as providing anti-fraud training and education and compliance with
anti-fraud controls. For years, Michael has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America ® ,
Texas Super Lawyers ® , Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine, and Texas Rising Stars ® for his
outstanding legal work. He received his J.D., cum laude, from Cornell Law School, his M.A.
from Texas A&M University, and his B.A., cum laude, from the University of New Mexico.