Licensed to practice law in United States District Courts, Missouri and South Dakota
J.D., University of South Dakota School of Law, Bogue Scholarship Winner
B.A. (Political Science), Loyola University, Cum Laude & Honors Program Graduate
"I have a passion to help people. I love working on interesting civil and human rights issues, but even everyday divorce cases give me a chance to improve my clients' lives."
Michael has extensive experience as a prosecutor, including heading up the felony division of Meade County, South Dakota. Michael also has business experience, having managed his family's affairs in Branson for several years. Now, Michael has a thriving private practice, chiefly handling cases involving family law (custody, child support, visitation, adoption, guardianship and abuse / neglect defense, juveniles, school issues, protection orders) and criminal law (from traffic tickets to felony charges). Some of Michael's favorite cases are civil rights, equal rights and human rights cases.