Michael defends clients in a wide variety of cases, with a particular emphasis on trucking, personal injury, and employment litigation. Since joining the firm in 2017, Michael has obtained favorable results for his clients in a wide variety of matters. In November 2019, Michael obtained a directed verdict in a Platte County, Missouri bench trial regarding property damage claims. In January 2020, Michael obtained a favorable defense result at a jury trial in a personal injury matter in Riley County, Kansas. In December 2021, Michael obtained a favorable defense result at a bench trial regarding a fire loss in Johnson County, Kansas. Outside of work, Michael enjoys attending Chiefs, Royals and Mizzou games, and spending time with his wife Bri, daughter Adalyn, and dog Casey.

Professional Affiliations

  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Johnson County Bar Association
  • The Missouri Bar


  • Super Lawyers 2021 & 2022 Missouri & Kansas Rising Stars


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