Michael J. Schiff - Institute for Myeloma & Bone Cancer Research | Michael J. Schiff : Board Member

Michael J. Schiff

Board Member


Michael Schiff has dedicated his life to the realms of law, community service, and corporate governance. Born on November 3, 1938, in Detroit, Michigan, Schiff embarked on a journey that would see him become a respected figure in the legal and business communities.

Michael earned his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Michigan. His legal expertise spans diverse areas, including Criminal Law, Corporate Law, Real Estate Law, Probate Law, Transactional Law, and Litigation. Michael’s commitment to the legal profession is matched only by his dedication to community service.

Schiff has left an indelible mark on various baseball leagues, serving as Manager of the Beverly Hills Pony League, Coach in the Sherman Oaks and Encino Little Leagues, and President of the Woodland Hills Little League. His involvement extends beyond sports, as demonstrated by his roles on the Boards of Directors for Stephen S. Wise Temple, Temple Beth Hillel, Temple Beth Shir Shalom, and Temple of the Arts.

Additionally, Schiff has lent his expertise to corporate boards, contributing to the governance of Liberty Vegetable Oil Company in Santa Fe Springs, California, and Pacific Industrial Properties in Pasadena, California.

In every facet of his life, Michael J. Schiff has exemplified dedication, leadership, and a passion for making a positive impact on both the legal profession and the communities he serves.