More About Michael
When he is not protecting the rights of injured persons in the courtroom, Michael writes and lectures about timely legal issues and regularly volunteers his time with community-based organizations. He served as a Representative at Large for the Ohio Association for Justice (“OAJ”) from 2013-2016 and is currently a member of its Legislative Committee. Michael also serves as the Vice-President and has chaired various committees for the National Alliance on Mental Illness – Summit County.
Education and Certification
Michael is also a certified motorcycle instructor for Motorcycle Ohio (a division of the Ohio Department of Public Safety).
Michael is licensed to practice law in all Ohio State courts and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio. He attended Kent State University, where he earned his B.A. degree in journalism with a minor in political science.
Michael later attended the University of Akron School of Law, where he served as assistant editor of the Akron Law Review, was a member of its Jessup International Moot Court competition team, and served as executive editor of its Journal of Technology Transfer (now the Akron Journal of Intellectual Property).
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