J. Michael Pardoe

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Michael Pardoe is an associate in the Baltimore office of Zuckerman Spaeder. 

Prior to joining the firm, Michael was a law clerk to the Honorable Timothy E. Meredith of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals. He was also a law clerk in the Maryland Office of the Attorney General in the Health Occupations Prosecution & Litigation Division.


While in law school, Michael was an active participant in the Health Law Regulatory & Compliance Competition, in which he took first place in 2017. He was also a student mentor at Paul’s Place, Inc., where he worked with local middle school students to provide assistance with homework and engage them in educationally stimulating activities.


Education
  • University of Maryland: Francis King Carey School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Health Law Certificate, 2017
    • Maryland Law Review, Articles Editor
       
  • University of Maryland – College Park, B.A., 2014
Bar admissions
  • Maryland
Court admissions
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
Clerkships
  • Hon. Timothy E. Meredith, Maryland Court of Special Appeals
Professional leadership
  • Equal Justice Associates, Maryland Legal Aid
Community involvement
  • Mentor, Paul's Place, Inc.

Representative matters
  • Led a pro bono effort that resulted in a district court swiftly granting compassionate release for a terminally-ill cancer patient in a federal prison.
  • Represents a national pharmacy chain in defense of thousands of suits by state and local governments to recover costs alleged to  have been caused by the shipment and dispensing of prescription opioids. 
  • Defending two former CFOs of a publicly traded company in SEC and DOJ investigations relating to the company’s accounting practices. 
  • Prosecuting derivative claims against a publicly traded broadcast company’s officers and directors for permitting related-party transactions which doomed a merger with a media conglomerate.

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J. Michael Pardoe

Associate

Office
Baltimore
Tel.
+1 410.949.1164
Fax.
410.659.0436
Others
Send an Email
vCard
LinkedIn