Michael E. Fox

Michael E. Fox Partner


Michael E. Fox

Harvard Law School, J.D.

University of Illinois, B.A.
(high honors)



Michael Fox is a founding partner in the Firm’s Corporate & Securities Group. He served on the staff of the Congressional Joint Tax Committee from 1965 to 1968. Michael has lectured at various seminars and published a number of articles on corporate and tax matters.

Michael received his B.A., high honors, from the University of Illinois. He received his J.D. from Harvard Law School. Prior to joining Fox Swibel, Michael was a partner at Jenner & Block, LLP and Adams, Fox, Adelstein, Rosen & Bell.


Michael has been rated AV® Preeminent by his professional peers through the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating system. This is a testament from peer legal professionals of the highest level of professional excellence and of unquestionable ethics.


Since 2015, Michael has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© in the field of Corporate Law.

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Michael has also been named a Leading Lawyer in commercial real estate law, business tax law and closely & privately held business law by the Law Bulletin Publishing Company. Only lawyers who are most often recommended by their peers in the statewide surveys are included in Leading Lawyers Magazine.