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Michael C. Schmidt

Chief Information Officer
TEL: 312.726.8353FAX: 312.726.2657

Mike Schmidt is an experienced information technology consultant and serves as the Director of Information Technology for Shepard Schwartz & Harris LLP, where he is responsible for the operations of the SS&H network, systems and software.  Mr. Schmidt is also responsible for the needs of many of the firm's clients including the complete management of their IT projects and systems administration.

Mr. Schmidt also has a vast working knowledge of:

  • Networking
  • Computer Maintenance and Repair
  • Security
  • Internet
  • Anti-Virus Protection
  • E-mail
  • Wireless
  • VPN

Prior to joining Shepard Schwartz & Harris, Mr. Schmidt was the Director of MIS for L&H Real Estate Group.  His role at L&H Real Estate Group gave him the opportunity to expand his knowledge of corporate IT services and gave him an in-depth knowledge of the real estate industry.

Mr. Schmidt is uniquely qualified to perform a complete IT needs analysis, assist with hardware and software selection, negotiate the best prices between competing vendors, and be the coordinator for the implementation of your IT plans.  He is uniquely qualified because SS&H does not sell or partner with any software or hardware vendors so clients are assured of an independent opinion and representation.


  • MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional)
  • MCSA (Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator)
  • MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer)


  • Computer Science education at both Michigan State and Iowa State Universities