Michael Thorman has established himself as one of the top litigators in the Bay Area and in Northern California. He is also a distinguished alumnus of Stanford Law School, Class of 1974. He recently participated as an expert trial lawyer for the Stanford Trial Advocacy Workshop by critiquing students giving mock closing arguments. The central philosophy of the Trial Advocacy Workshop is that skills are best acquired in an experiential manner by seeing and doing. Consistently considered one of the top law schools in the country, Mr. Thorman has helped train a select group of students at Stanford Law School on the skills of trial advocacy for over a decade.