Greenwald Davidson Radbil PLLC | Michael Greenwald
Attorneys
Michael  L. Greenwald

PRACTICES

Consumer Finance
Securities Fraud

EDUCATION

Duke University School of Law
J.D., 2004

University of Virginia
B.A., 2001

ADMISSIONS

  • Florida

United States District Courts
 
  • Southern District of Florida
  • Middle District of Florida
  • Northern District of Florida
  • District of Colorado
  • Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • Eastern District of Michigan
  • Western District of Michigan
  • Northern District of Indiana
  • Southern District of Indiana
  • Western District of Arkansas
  • Eastern District of Arkansas

United States Circuit Courts of Appeals
 
  • Eleventh Circuit
Michael L. Greenwald
Florida
CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: 561-826-5477
Fax: 561-961-5684
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Michael Greenwald is a founding partner of Greenwald Davidson Radbil PLLC.

Mr. Greenwald was recently appointed class counsel in:
 
  • James v. JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., 2017 WL 2472499 (M.D. Fla. June 5, 2017) ($3.75 million class action settlement under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act​);
  • Schwyhart v. AmSher Collection Services, Inc., 2017 WL 1034201 (N.D. Ala. Mar. 17, 2017) (nearly $1 million settlement under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, plus substantial injunctive relief);
  • Jallo v. Resurgent Capital Services, L.P., 2017 WL 914291 (E.D. Tex. Mar. 7, 2017) (settlement under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act​);
  • Prather v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., 2017 WL 770132 (N.D. Ga. Feb. 24, 2017) (preliminary approval of $2.075 million class action settlement under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act​);
  • Luster v. Wells Fargo Dealer Services, Inc., No. 1:15-cv-01058-TWT, Doc. 60 (N.D. Ga. Feb. 23, 2017) (preliminary approval of $14.8 million class action settlement under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act​);
  • Rhodes v. National Collection Systems, Inc., 317 F.R.D. 579 (D. Colo. 2016) (certifying class action under the FDCPA);
  • McWilliams v. Advanced Recovery Systems, Inc., 2016 WL 6208633 (S.D. Miss. Oct. 20, 2016) (preliminary approval of class action settlement under the FDCPA); 310 F.R.D. 337 (S.D. Miss. 2015) (certifying two classes of Mississippi consumers harmed by violations of the FDCPA);
  • Cross v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., 2016 WL 5109533 (N.D. Ga. Sept. 13, 2016) ($30.4 million class action settlement under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act);
  • ​Markos v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., 2016 WL 4708028 (N.D. Ga. Sept. 7, 2016) ($16.4 million class action settlement under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act);
  • Johnson v. Navient Solutions, Inc., 315 F.R.D. 501 (S.D. Ind. 2016) (certifying class action under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act);
  • Roundtree v. Bush Ross, P.A., 2016 WL 360721 (M.D. Fla. Jan. 28, 2016) (class action settlement under the FDCPA); 304 F.R.D. 644 (M.D. Fla. 2015) (certifying three classes of Florida consumers harmed by alleged violations of the FDCPA);
  • Prater v. Medicredit, Inc. and The Outsource Group, Inc., 2015 WL 8331602 (E.D. Mo. Dec. 7, 2015) ($6.75 million class action settlement under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act);
  • Jones v. I.Q. Data International, Inc., 2015 WL 5704016 (D.N.M. Sept. 23, 2015) ($1 million class action settlement under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act);
  • Lambeth v. Advantage Fin. Servs., LLC, 2015 WL 4624008 (D. Idaho Aug. 3, 2015) (class action settlement under the FDCPA, including injunction prohibiting violative debt collection practices);
  • Rhodes v. Olson Associates, P.C. d/b/a Olson Shaner, 83 F. Supp. 3d 1096 (D. Colo. 2015) (certifying class of Colorado consumers harmed by violations of the FDCPA, and granting summary judgment as to liability);
  • Gonzalez v. Dynamic Recovery Solutions, LLC, 2015 WL 738329 (S.D. Fla. Feb. 23, 2015) (class action settlement under the FDCPA, including nationwide injunction prohibiting violative debt collection practices);
  • Donnelly v. EquitytExperts.org, LLC, 2015 WL 249522 (E.D. Mich. Jan. 14, 2015) (class action settlement under the FDCPA resulting in payments of up to $3,200 to class members);
  • Ritchie v. Van Ru Credit Corp., 2014 WL 3955268 (D. Ariz. Aug. 13, 2014) ($2.3 million class action settlement under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act).

Mr. Greenwald also served on the litigation teams prosecuting City of Ann Arbor Employees' Retirement System v. Sonoco Products Co., et al., in the District of South Carolina ($13 million) and In re Evergreen Ultra Short Opportunities Fund Sec. Litig., in the District of Massachusetts ($25 million). Mr. Greenwald is currently prosecuting consumer protection class actions in courts around the country.

Prior to forming the firm, Mr. Greenwald spent six years as a litigator at Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP, the nation's largest plaintiffs' class action firm. There, Mr. Greenwald focused his practice on complex class actions, including securities, corporate governance, and consumer fraud litigation. While at Robbins Geller, Mr. Greenwald served as counsel in the successful prosecution of numerous class actions, including: In re Red Hat, Inc. Securities Litigation (E.D.N.C.) ($20 million), Norfolk County Retirement System, et. al. v. Ustian (N.D. Ill.) ($13 million), Romero v. U.S. Unwired, Inc. (E.D. La.) ($9.7 million), Lefkoe v. Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Inc. (D. Md.) ($4 million), In Re: NationsRent Rental Fee Litigation (S.D. Fla.), and In re Odimo, Inc. Securities Litigation ($1.25 million).

Mr. Greenwald began his legal career as an attorney at Holland & Knight LLP.

Mr. Greenwald earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Virginia in January 2001. While at the University of Virginia, Mr. Greenwald served as editor-in-chief of The Cavalier Daily, the school's student-run newspaper. During his tenure as editor-in-chief, The Cavalier Daily was honored with the Associated Collegiate Press' 1999 Pacemaker Award as one of the best collegiate dailies in the country. Also while at the University of Virginia, Mr. Greenwald served as an undergraduate fellow at the University's Center for Politics.

In 2004, Mr. Greenwald earned his Juris Doctor degree from Duke University School of Law, where he was awarded the Justin Miller Award for Leadership. At Duke, Mr. Greenwald was the co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Devil's Advocate, the School of Law's independent newspaper.

Before attending Duke, Mr. Greenwald wrote for The Miami Herald, where he authored over 80 news articles.

Mr. Greenwald can be reached by email at mgreenwald@gdrlawfirm.com.