Michael J. Carey

Michael J. Carey

Irvine, California

Michael Carey is an associate with the firm Myers Berstein, focusing his practice on litigation matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Michael spent seven years exclusively litigating and handling a variety of matters including business disputes, product liability, asbestos litigation, personal injury, medical malpractice, and labor and employment matters. His experience includes management of complex litigation matters involving seven-figure verdicts and the settlement and prosecution of 30-plus defendants in a single case on multiple matters. Michael also has experience with business transactional matters to complement and enhance his litigation experience.

Michael is admitted to practice in all the courts of the state of California and the United States District Court for the Central District of California. He is a member of the Orange County Bar Association, the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, Lex Romana (Italian American Lawyers in Orange County) as well as his local alumni associations.

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Asbestos Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Labor and Employment Matters

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • Supreme Court of California


  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California
    • Juris Doctor cum laude - 2006
    • Honors: Witkin Award for Academic Excellence
    • Honors: Jefferson Medal: Family Law, Secured Transactions
  • Villanova University
    • Bachelor of Arts cum laude - 2001
    • Major: Political Science and Government

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Orange County Bar Association, Member
  • Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Lex Romana (Italian American Lawyers in Orange County), Member
  • St. Thomas More Society, Member
  • Celtic Bar Association of Orange County, Member
  • Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • International Trademark Association, Member

Previous Professional Experience

  • Sayre & Levitt, LLP, Associate Attorney
  • Moore, Lewish, Schulman & Moore, APC, Law Clerk/Associate