Sachs, Michael J.

3 Hutton Centre DriveNinth FloorSanta Ana, CA 92707- 8722

Updated: 02/08/2018


Michael J. Sachs is a principal at Callahan & Blaine. Mr. Sachs is an accomplished trial lawyer whose practice focuses on Business Litigation and Class Action Litigation. 

Mr. Sachs was born in Cleveland, Ohio on April 6, 1962. He attended Washington University earning his A.B. in 1984 and then proceeded to Boston University earning his J.D. in 1987 and his M.B.A. in 1988.

Mr. Sachs was admitted to the bar in Illinois in 1987, in California and U.S. District Court...


Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Supervising Trial Attorney

Year Joined Firm

  • 1993

Frequent Case Types

Practice Areas

  • Business Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Class Actions


  • 100%

Representative Cases

  • American Samoa Government v. Affiliated FM Insurance Company
  • Espejo v. San Diego Union Tribune
  • Sawin v. McClatchy Corp.
  • Ayala v. Antelope Valley Press


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1987
  • California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1994
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1993

Other Affiliations

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association (Member)
  • Orange County Bar Association (Member)
  • Illinois State Bar Association (Member)
  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • State Bar of California (Member)

Past Positions

  • Daniels, Baratta and Fine, Century City, California, Associate, 1988 - 1993
  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Intern, 1986 - 1988


  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, 1988
  • Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, 1984
    Major: Political Science


Offers Free Initial Consultation

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