Michael J. Cerniglia


Attorney Michael J. Cerniglia has practiced bankruptcy law since 2009 in both Minnesota and Wisconsin. He has an 8.0 Avvo Rating, designating him as an Avvo Top Attorney.

Practice Areas:

  • Chapter 7 and 13 Bankruptcy
  • Representation of Clients in Federal and State Court

Bar Admissions:

  • State Bar of Minnesota, 2004
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Wisconsin

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • WI State Bar
  • Milwaukee Bar Association
  • Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Creditors’ Rights Section, WI State Bar
  • Certificate in trial skills awarded by MN State Public Defender’s Office, 2006.


  • J.D. – Hamline University School of Law, 2004
  • B.A. – University of Wisconsin, 1999

Mike enjoys spending time with his fiancé, hiking with his dog, landscape photography, and watching the Badgers.