Michael P. Schaefer

Of Counsel


Mike is an Of Counsel in the Professional Practices and Business Litigation Groups out of Donovan Hatem’s Boston office.  He represents clients in professional liability, construction, products liability, and business litigation in federal and state courts and alternative dispute resolution.  He has a particular focus on defending architects, engineers, and other professionals in professional liability litigation.

Prior to joining Donovan Hatem, Mike worked with a litigation management law firm in the Boston area where he oversaw litigation and managed local counsel throughout the country for a national franchisor in the disaster remediation and reconstruction industry.  Prior to that, he was a Partner with a firm in Kansas City, Missouri, where he gained extensive experience representing a range of companies and insurers in the propane, natural gas, and food products industries in the federal and state courts throughout the United States.  Mike is admitted to the Massachusetts, Missouri, and Kansas Bars.