Michael J. Malloy is a graduate of West Catholic High School, Villanova University and Widener University School of Law. He has successfully handled numerous complex high-profile criminal cases in State and Federal
Courts. His successes in the courtroom have been featured on CBS 60 Minutes, CNN Presents, ABC World News Tonight, CBS 48 Hours, National Public Radio and KYW News Radio. He has also been featured in articles in the New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, and Delaware County Daily Times.
In 2003, he was featured on CBS 60 Minutes for reversing a sentence of life imprisonment without parole, for Richard Jackson, a man wrongfully convicted of First Degree Murder. His acquittal of William Henry Redmond for Murder was featured as the trial of the century in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. He also represented Nicholas Yarris at his re-trial at which time his conviction of Murder was reversed after 22 years on Death Row.
In 2005 and 2006 he was featured on CNN Presents and 48 Hours. As featured in Philadelphia Magazine, he has been annually selected as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, a designation for being one of the top 5% of lawyers in the state by his peers. He is a recipient of the NAACP Robert C. Wright Freedom Award and Delaware County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Award. He has been a guest lecturer for several years at Immaculata University on the death penalty and other topics within the criminal justice system.
He has worked with and been co-counsel with some of the preeminent attorneys of our time such as F. Lee Bailey and Alan Dershowitz.
He is a member of the Federal Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, American Trial Lawyers Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Pennsylvania Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Delaware County Bar Association and Who’s Who In American Law.