Michael Cunningham

Michael Cunningham obtained his Juris Doctor Degree from the University Of San Diego School Of Law. Prior to founding the Law Offices of Michael S. Cunningham, Michael practiced law at the firm of BR Law Group, LLP. Michael focuses his practice exclusively on the representation of individuals and small businesses in lawsuits related to employment issues.
Michael has represented clients in a broad range of employment related matters, including: wage and hour violationsdisability discriminationpregnancy discriminationmeal and rest period violations, unlawful retaliation, California Family Rights Act violations, and workplace violence issues.
Michael is a member of the Consumer Attorneys of San DiegoConsumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesAmerican Bar Association, and the San Diego County Bar Association


“Michael Cunningham is a very good and out standing, honest and caring lawyer. Michael puts his clients before him self he will do what ever it takes to get things right for his clients. He puts in long hours on his cases to prepare the documents for his clients, if you do not understand what is going on he will do whatever it takes so you feel comfortable.  Mike is ACES in my book. In his cases if it goes to mediation or to court you can feel safe and secure with him he will fight for your rights, not lead you astray. Just remember when you get Michael Cunningham to represent you in a case you have got a friend on your side.”
James, Wrongful Termination Client

“Michael is an exceptionally bright and thoughtful lawyer, and his work product and analysis are far more advanced beyond his years. He has an excellent grasp of employment law, and anyone would be fortunate to have him as an advocate.”
Oleg C., Lawyer

“Mike is an intelligent and hard-working attorney, and a good friend. I have had the pleasure of working with him on a number of cases. All ended with excellent results.”
Christopher S., Lawyer


Position Association Name Duration
Co-chair San Diego County Bar Association –present
Chair Elect San Diego County Bar Association, Law Practice Management & Marketing Committee 2012–present
Member California Employment Lawyers Association San Diego Inn of Court 2010–present
Member Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles 2009–present
Member American Bar Association, Litigation Section 2006–present
Member Consumer Attorney Association of San Diego 2006–present
Former Chair American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section, ADR in Labor & Employment Law 2011–2012