Michael was born in Torrance, California and attended St. Lawrence Martyr in Redondo Beach, Loyola High School in Los Angeles, and graduated from Chapman University's School of Law in Orange. While attending the Chapman University School of Law Michael became a certified mediator, and received the prestigious CALI Award for being the top in his class in the Mediation Clinic.
Michael has experience in a range of probate practices, including conservatorships, cases of elder abuse, trust and probate litigation and administration.
Before joining The Legacy Lawyers, Michael dedicated his time to a non-profit agency championing the legal rights of domestic violence victims. His experience also includes roles at the Redondo Beach City Attorney's office and a personal injury law firm. These diverse experiences have played a crucial role in shaping Michael's expertise as a trust and probate litigator, establishing a robust foundation of legal knowledge.
Outside of work, Michael enjoys spending time with friends and family, exploring his culinary skills through cooking, and traveling to new countries as often as he can.