Michael Delikat

“Mike Delikat, a partner in the New York office, serves as Co-Chair of Orrick’s Global Employment Law Practice. He also is the founder of the firm’s Whistleblower Task Force.
Chambers Global 2018 guide lists Mike as one of only nine Band 1 ranked Labor and Employment attorneys in the United States.

Under Mike’s leadership, Orrick’s Employment Law & Litigation group has been named Practice Group of the Year by Law 360 on three separate occasions and Labor & Employment Litigation Department of the Year by The Recorder for the last four years in a row, in recognition of their significant wins on behalf of leading multinational companies.

He represents a broad range of major corporations, with a focus on the financial services industry, in all facets of labor and employment law. Mike has an active trial, arbitration and appellate practice and handles a number of high-visibility class action and impact cases. He is a leading lawyer representing companies in whistleblower matters and frequently is called on to conduct high level and sensitive internal investigations by boards of directors. He is the co-author of PLI’s Corporate Whistleblowing in the Dodd-Frank/Sarbanes Oxley Era, the leading treatise on that subject and the Chair of PLI’s Corporate Whistleblowing annual program”