Michael is an experienced trial and appellate litigator. He has handled numerous cases representing businesses and individuals in state and federal courts involving trust and fiduciary matters, insurance defense, and automotive products liability. He spent a decade of practice working for his clients in all aspects of litigation, from the initial demands through appeal. In addition to his work in Virginia, Michael worked on or been admitted pro hac in cases in Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and West Virginia.
His notable cases include Smith v. Stewart, Zlimen & Jungers, LTD, 990 F.3d 640 (8th Cir. 2021), in which Michael successfully defended a law firm before the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and expanded good faith protections for consumer accountability actors.
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