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Michael B. Royce



DePaul University, B.S.
  • Business Administration and International Business

Prior Employment

  • Grippo & Elden, Senior Litigation Paralegal and Litigation Support Specialist, 2005-2011
  • Hinshaw & Culbertson, Litigation Paralegal, 2000-2005

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Associate, Associate Member, 2014-present
  • Illinois Paralegal Association, 2005-present
  • Association of Litigation Support Professionals, 2008-present


Michael Royce is a paralegal in the Litigation Department and has more than fifteen years of legal experience.

  • Concentrates his practice in the areas of antitrust, securities, patent, trademark, insurance coverage, employment, and general complex commercial litigation
  • Manages large litigation cases from investigation to appeal
  • Conducts legal, corporate, governance and due diligence investigative research
  • Manages large-scale electronic discovery throughout EDRM life cycle
  • Prepares and manages discovery requests and responses, including document productions and deposition preparations
  • Conducts and administers large-scale document reviews


  • Supported more than 20 trials, arbitrations, and mediations as lead paralegal in both federal and state courts
  • Managed large litigation support staff for document reviews and trial proceedings
  • Managed 10 TB of discovery collections and administered large discovery databases, with administrator experience in Relativity, IPRO, Summation, Concordance, Clearwell, iConnect, and Catalyst
  • Extensive experience with privilege review, draft privilege, and redaction logs
  • Certified eDiscovery and Litigation Support Professional (LitWorks)
  • Attended and assisted with large federal ADA class action cases and trials representing state agencies