Michael G. Levine

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
414-271-9585 (Office)
414-273-5300 (Local)

Michael G. Levine received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He went on to receive his juris doctor from the University of Miami School of Law in Coral Gables, Florida, where he graduated Cum Laude in addition to receiving a Dean's Certificate of Achievement for Outstanding Academic Performance in Substantive Criminal Law, as well as awarded the Dean’s List Honors for the fall and spring semesters in 2001.

During law school, Mr. Levine worked as a law clerk for the preeminent criminal defense firm of Hirschhorn and Bieber, P.A.   Subsequently, he worked in the Public Defenders' Offices of both Dade and Broward Counties where he managed a substantial felony case load.  Mr. Levine returned to Wisconsin in 2005 when he joined as an attorney at the Law Offices of Robert A. Levine.  To date, Mr. Levine has tried more than 50 jury trials in both State and Federal Court and has represented hundreds of clients.  In addition to his primary focus of criminal defense, Mr. Levine handles civil matters as well.

Mr. Levine is a member of both the Wisconsin and Florida Bars. Mr. Levine is also a member of the Milwaukee Bar Association, Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association, National Criminal Defense Lawyers and Wisconsin Criminal Defense Lawyers. Mr. Levine was selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, he has a 10.0 AVVO Rating, was named Top 100 by the National Trial Lawyers in 2015, 2016, and 2017, and he has been recognized as one of the top Criminal Defense Attorneys by multiple local publications including M Magazine and Milwaukee Magazine.  Mr. Levine is dedicated to the community and to the City of Milwaukee. He is a longtime volunteer attorney at the Marquette Free Legal Clinic and a coach of several youth sports teams.

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Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Criminal Defense
  • Drug Crimes
  • Criminal Law
  • Sex Offenses
  • Domestic Violence
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • White Collar Crime
  • Firearm Offenses
  • Burglary/Theft
  • Armed Robbery
  • Homicide
  • Computer Crimes
  • Fraud

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin
  • Florida


  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
    • J.D. cum laude
    • Honors: Dean's Certificate of Achievement for Outstanding Academic Performance in Substantive Criminal Law
    • Honors: Fall 2001 Dean's List
    • Honors: Spring 2002 Dean's List
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison
    • B.A.

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star - 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017
  • Rated Top Milwaukee Attorney by M Magazine - 2011, 2012, 2013
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 - 2015
  • Top 100 – National Trial Lawyers, 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Milwaukee Bar Association, Member
  • Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association, Member
  • Eastern Milwaukee Bar Association, Member
  • National Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
  • Wisconsin Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Marquette Free Legal Clinic