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Michael T. Jones

Of Counsel


Mike’s work at Michael Best focuses on corporate governance and commercial transactions within the transactional practice group.

Prior to joining the firm, Mike spent many years at MillerCoors. While attending Marquette University Law School, he began working for Miller Brewing Company in 1982 as an intern. He joined the company full-time as an attorney after graduating from law school in 1984, and went on to serve in a variety of positions in the Miller Brewing Company Law Department, including counsel to the International Group, the Human Resources Group, and the Marketing Department between 1984 and 2002. From 2002 to 2008, he served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary, and a member of the Board of Directors of Miller Brewing Company. After the merger of Miller Brewing Company and Coors Brewing Company in 2008, Mike was appointed Vice President of Corporate Affairs for MillerCoors based in Milwaukee. He retired from MillerCoors in 2012.

Professional Activities

  • Member, Wisconsin Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association



Community Involvement

  • Board of Advisors, Marquette University Law School
  • Board of Regents, University of Wisconsin System
  • Board of Directors, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinic Authority
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