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.
- 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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