Michael Longley



Michael is an Associate Attorney in the Intellectual Property and Technology Litigation Group at Robins Kaplan LLP. He is based in the firm’s Minneapolis office. Michael is a skilled litigator who works tirelessly to help intellectual property owners across various industries protect and monetize their property.

Michael earned his law degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School. Before joining Robins Kaplan, Michael served as a law clerk for the Honorable Stephen C. Dries in the Eastern District of Wisconsin. Before law school, Michael taught middle school in Brooklyn, New York.

Northstar Lawyer
  • Named a “North Star Lawyer” by the Minnesota State Bar Association for providing at least 50 hours of pro bono legal services (2023)
  • Dean’s Academic Achievement Award (2021)
  • Pro Bono Society Award of Distinction (2021)
Bar Admissions
  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Minnesota
  • University of Wisconsin Law School, cum laude (2021)
  • Brooklyn College, Master of Arts in Education (2015)
  • University of Rochester, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and American Literature (2012)


Links to full publications and news releases.


April 20, 2023
Drafting Subsequent Agreements to Avoid Arbitrability Litigation
David Prange, Benjamen Linden, Michael Longley - Bloomberg Law
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