Michael helps clients in all aspects of litigation, with a focus on defending insurance carriers in first-party lawsuits. Clients turn to Michael for his clear writing and organizational skills.

Before joining the firm, Michael clerked for the Honorable Sarah E. Warner at the Kansas Court of Appeals, where he honed his writing skills handling cases in various areas of law.

Michael earned his J.D. from the University of Kansas School of Law and a B.A. in political science from the University of Denver.

Michael lives in Austin and enjoys being active, reading, and cheering for the Chiefs and Jayhawks.

Professional & Civic Involvement

  • Austin Bar Association
  • Kansas Bar Association
    • Co-Chair, Annual Survey of the Law, 2022 – 2023
    • Editor, Annual Survey of the Law, 2024 – present