Bachner, Michael F.

39 Broadway, Suite 1610New York, NY 10006


Updated: 08/25/2016


Michael concentrates his practice on white collar criminal defense and securities litigation. Before entering private practice in 1988, Michael served as an Assistant District Attorney in the Rackets Bureau of the Manhattan District Attorney's Office and as an Associate Vice President and Assistant General Counsel for Prudential Securities.

Michael is an active trial lawyer who routinely tries cases in state and federal courts as well as arbitration. He has represented investors...


Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • White Collar Crimes
  • Defense Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Securities Law

Representative Clients

  • Investors
  • Broker-Dealers
  • Securities Industry Professionals


Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1982
  • New Jersey, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1982
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1982
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1982


  • Super Lawyers, 2007 - Present
  • Martindale AV rated, 2008 - Present
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers

Classes and Seminars

  • Commentator, Court TV

Past Positions

  • Manhattan District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney, Rackets Bureau
  • Prudential Securities, Assistant General Counsel


  • Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, New York, 1981
  • Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, 1978
    Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    Major: Criminal Justice


Offers Free Initial Consultation

Accepts Credit Cards

Office Information


39 Broadway, Suite 1610New York, NY 10006


  • 212-344-7774



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