Michael J. Schroeder

Michael J. SchroederMichael J. Schroeder
Contact Information
Email: mschroeder@cjattorneys.com
Telephone: (949) 222-2008
Facsimile: (949) 222-2012

Michael J. Schroeder is a lawyer in Newport Beach, California who specializes in healthcare law with an emphasis on representing chiropractic doctors and chiropractic entities for over 26 years.  Mr. Schroeder authored the law defining the chiropractic scope of practice in California and successfully defended it in six years of litigation with organized medicine.  He also authored law that permits MD/DC practices in California.

Mr. Schroeder has formed more than 400 MD/DC integrated practices across the nation for his clients.  Martindale-Hubbel rated him an “A” for legal ability and a “V” for recommendation.  These are the highest possible ratings in both categories.


California State University at Fullerton (1974 – 1977)
University of Southern California, B.A., with Honors, 1979
University of Southern California, J.D., Law Review, Shattuck Award for Outstanding Service to Law School

Admitted to Practice in:
All California State Courts
United States District Court for the Central District of California
United States District Court for the Eastern District of California
United States District Court for the Northern District of California
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States


Professional / Representative Experience and Accomplishments
Chairman, California Republican Party, 1997 – 1999
National Vice Chairman, New Majority Council, Republican National Committee,1977 – 1999
Vice Chairman, California Republican Party, 1995 – 1997
Treasurer, California Republican Party, 1993 – 1995
Chairman and Treasurer, Committee to Replace Willie Brown, 1995
Co-Chair, Committee to Recall Doris Allen, 1995
California Co-Chair, Bush-Quayle, 1992
California’s Rules Committeeman, 1992 & 1996 Republican National Conventions
Delegate, 1992 & 1996 Republican National Conventions
Executive Committee, California Republican Party, 1991 – Present
President, California Republican Assembly, 1991 – 1993
Treasurer, California Republican Assembly, 1989 – 1991
Vice President, National Association of Chiropractic Attorneys, 1989 – Present
Campaign Manager, Jim Beam for Supervisor, 1986
Co-Chairman, Orange County Lawyers for Court Reform, 1986
Member, Governmental Efficiency Team. Charged with reviewing California’s
Healthcare budget for fraud and waste. Appointed by Governor Deukmejian in 1982
Delegate, White House Conference on Productivity, 1983