Michael Austin - McDermott Will & Emery


Michael Austin focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation matters, arbitration and regulatory investigation matters, with a particular emphasis in the healthcare industry. Michael serves as co-head of the Firm’s Healthcare Litigation practice, and represents a wide range of healthcare clients, including health systems, hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, diagnostic imaging companies, home health agencies, and medical and physician practice. Mike handles a variety of complex healthcare litigation matters, conducts regulatory investigations and enforcement actions by federal and state regulatory agencies, and responds and defends potential whistleblower (qui tam) actions.

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  • The Best Lawyers in America, Health Care Litigation, 2023 to 2024 and Commercial Litigation, 2024
  • The Legal 500 Unites States, 2018


University of Miami School of Law, JD, summa cum laude, 2000
University of Florida, BS, 1996


Courts / Agencies
US District Court for the Middle District of Florida
US District Court for the Southern District of Florida