Michael Sheflin is an associate in Margolis Edelstein’s Berkeley Heights, New Jersey office. His practice focuses mainly on professional liability defense matters.
Mr. Sheflin received his Juris Doctor from Rutgers University School of Law in Newark, New Jersey. There, he was involved with the Constitutional Rights Clinic and – with a colleague and supervising attorney – tried a § 1983 suit before a jury at the District Court for the Southern District of New York, also arguing a motion at the S.D.N.Y. and writing several amicus briefs filed with the New Jersey Supreme Court.
After law school, Mr. Sheflin accepted a clerkship with the Honorable Margaret Goodzeit, P.J.Ch. He thereafter accepted a clerkship with the Honorable Amy O’Connor (ret.), J.A.D. in the Appellate Division. Prior to law school, Mr. Sheflin studied for an M.A. in International Relations at the American University in Cairo.