Creditors’ Rights and Collections; Commercial and Civil Litigation; Appeals; Municipal/Land Use Litigation.
Michael is a member of the Litigation Department, Chair of the firm’s Creditors’ Rights Department and Co-chair of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee. Michael’s practice focuses on civil and commercial litigation, creditors’ rights and collections. Michael’s practice also includes municipal, land use and appeals. In addition, Michael has appeared before the Appellate Division on a variety of matters since joining Lacy Katzen.
Before joining Lacy Katzen, Michael spent two years as an Appellate Court Attorney with the Appellate Division, Fourth Department, where he handled both civil and criminal appeals.
Professional and Community Affiliations
New York State Bar Association
Monroe County Bar Association
New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
Michael is listed in Super Lawyers for 2016, 2017 and 2018 as an Upstate New York “Rising Star”. He was also recognized by the Daily Record in 2016 as an “Up and Coming Attorney”.
- Syracuse University College of Law
- St. John Fisher College
- U.S. District Court and Bankruptcy Courts Western District of New York
- U.S. District Court and Bankruptcy Courts Northern District of New York
Mike resides in East Rochester, New York, with his wife, Molly, and their three children. He enjoys fishing and golf.
East Rochester Parks Committee, volunteer member
East Rochester Alumni Foundation, volunteer member
Church of St. Jerome, parish council