Michael was born in New York and moved to Florida at the age of 12. His childhood was defined by a love for sports, dedicating 17 years to both Little League and basketball, setting the stage for a disciplined and hardworking approach to life. Michael is a United States Army combat veteran with service in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
While in the military, Michael developed an interest in the law, and he is presently enrolled at the American Military University, where he is currently pursuing a degree in Legal Studies. In addition to furthering his legal education, Michael began working as a paralegal, quickly developing into a skilled paralegal with a fierce dedication to the interests of the clients he served. He has handled hundreds of cases and has mastered the difficult art of managing a heavy caseload while also maintaining the frequent and thorough client communication necessary to ensure clients understand what is going on at all stages of their case. Michael describes himself as someone who works hard, is self-motivated and quick to learn, and possesses personal courage and integrity.
Outside of the office Michael is a committed family man. He is a loving husband and a proud father of three children—an 18-year-old girl, a 16-year-old boy, and a 7-year-old girl. Michael is an avid sports fan and enjoys playing golf and riding motorcycles. He is in the process of becoming a member of the Combat Vets Motorcycle Association, a testament to his commitment to both his military background and his love for motorcycles.