Michael has been a member of the State Bar of California since 1994. Prior to his exclusive practice in the field of workers’ compensation defense, Michael was engaged in a civil litigation practice appearing in both State and Federal Courts. He has also been employed as staff legal counsel for a nationwide insurance company. Michael has served as a consultant to the State Bar of California since 1995.
Michael and his wife have two children and a dog. In his spare time, Michael enjoys photography and coaching his daughter’s soccer team.
Areas of Practice:
Workers’ Compensation Law
Labor Code Section 132a
Serious & Willful Allegations
Longshore & Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act
San Francisco (SFO), Oakland (OAK), San Jose (SJO), Salinas (SAL), Fresno (FRE), Sacramento (SAC),
Stockton (STK), and Santa Rosa (SRO).
- University of San Diego, School of Law – Juris Doctorate
- University of California, Los Angeles – Bachelor of Arts