I work in a cost-effective manner, treating each client representative as an individual, employing my expertise and both traditional and creative means to resolve issues and reach objectives.

Michael J. O'Flaherty


Michael is a Principal Attorney at OFW Law and heads the Food/Supplement Practice Team. He concentrates his efforts, and for over thirty years has counseled clients extensively, in food and dietary supplement regulatory matters, especially labeling and advertising, formulation, compliance and enforcement risk, and administrative procedures.

Michael furthers each client’s legal, regulatory, competitive, and other business objectives by employing a variety of available means – both conventional and creative.

His Practice Includes the Following:

He also prepares clients for handling FDA inspections and conducts due diligence reviews before the sale of food and dietary supplement businesses.

Michael’s practice also includes some trademark/service mark, copyright, and Customs matters.

Practice Areas



Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 1987

Bar Admissions

llinois, 1987
District of Columbia, 1988
Supreme Court of the United States, 2007

Leadership & Community

Michael has spoken to audiences and authored numerous articles about his areas of expertise.