DVG Law Partner’s founding attorney Michael Brown has received favorable professional ratings from Super Lawyers and Avvo, and his legal work and cases have received coverage from major media.


Michael has been selected as a Rising Star by the Super Lawyers publication.  No more than 2.5 percent of lawyers within each State are named to the Rising Stars list, which involves a rigorous selection process including peer nomination and professional evaluation.  Michael has also received a “Superb” rating from Avvo, which bases its rating on factors including experience, industry recognition and professional conduct.
News Coverage

Our legal work and cases have been referenced in major media publications, including The Associated Press, Business Today, Computerworld, Deccan Herald, The Economic Times, The Hindu, International Business Times, ITBusinessEdge, IT Business Net, ITV News India, IT World, Live Mint, The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, PC Advisor, PCWorld, Reuters, The Register, Slashdot, Techworld, Times of AP, The Times of India, USA Today, Yelp, The Wall Street Journal and Yahoo.

Here is a list of some of our cases’ media coverage and links:

  • This Politico post and Law360 article discuss the successful trial decision of a client of attorney Michael Brown and DVG Law Partner. The client is a surgeon who was underpaid wages and was awarded over $220,000 by the U.S. Department of Labor. The case is against the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. DVG is joined by attorney Vonda Vandaveer of VK Vandaveer PLLC in representing the worker.
  • A Businessweek article (cross-posted at MSNBC.com),  “America’s High-Tech Sweatshops,” references DVG attorney Michael Brown, who represents underpaid H-1B visa workers.
  • This Wisconsin Law Journal article has quoted commentary from DVG attorney Michael Brown regarding wage laws’ requirements.
  • The Indy Channel, RTV 6 of Indianapolis, published video and written reports referencing a proposed class action case alleging claims of underpaid wages, breach of contract and forced labor, and interviewing DVG attorney Michael Brown, one of the attorneys representing the worker-litigants.  The Indy Channel also published this article regarding a motion about witness-tampering by the companies/defendants.
  • The National Law Journal published this article regarding an Indianapolis (IN SD Federal Court) proposed class action case, in which DVG attorney Michael Brown is among the attorneys representing workers alleging underpaid wages, breach of contract and forced labor.
  • This ERE.net article, “IT Watchdog Group Says Staffing Firms Discriminate Against Americans,” references DVG attorney Michael Brown.