Michael J. Brusatte
Areas of Practice
General Litigation; Appellate Litigation; Business Representation; Labor and Employment.
Mr. Brusatte is available to practice in state and federal courts, at both the trial and appellate level. Prior to joining Webber & Thies, he clerked for U.S. District Judge Colin S. Bruce in the Central District of Illinois (2014-2018), and before that was staff attorney for the Illinois Third District Appellate Court (2011-2014). Through these positions, Mr. Brusatte gained experience with a wide variety of complex civil and criminal litigation.
- J.D., Saint Louis University School of Law, 2011
- B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008
- Illinois, 2011
- U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois, 2018
Mr. Brusatte is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Champaign Bar Association, and a former member of the La Salle County Bar Association. He currently serves as a member of the ISBA’s Standing Committee on Judicial Evaluation–Outside Cook County. Mr. Brusatte is also registered with the ISBA’s “Lawyers in the Classroom” program which seeks to educate elementary and high school students about the American legal system.
Civic and Philanthropic Involvement
Mr. Brusatte is a graduate of the 2019 Emerging Community Leaders Program through the United Way of Champaign County. He is a former member of the Naplate Volunteer Fire Department and was a founding member of the Wallace Firefighters Association. Over the years, Mr. Brusatte has been involved in coaching youth sports and assisting at charitable events throughout the community.