Admissions

  • Texas
  • California

Education

Stanford Law School, J.D. with Pro Bono Distinction, 2010

Yale College, B.A., 2003

Honors & Awards

  • Political Partner, Truman National Security Project, 2017–present
  • Fellow, New Leaders Council, 2015
  • Public Interest Fellow, Stanford Law School, 2007-2008
  • New Voices Fellow, Academy for Educational Development, 2004
  • Richter Fellow, Yale University, 2002

Michael’s practice focuses on class action antitrust litigation. Representative matters include In re Qualcomm Antitrust Litigation and In re Domestic Airline Travel Antitrust Litigation.

Before joining the firm, Michael was a startup attorney, executive, and advisor focused on legal software and civic technology. During law school, Michael was on the board of the Stanford Law Review and founded the Voting Rights Project at Stanford Law School. Michael’s scholarship in the fields of statutory interpretation and the legislative process has been published in the Stanford Law Review, and his policy commentary has been published in the Rivard Report.

SuperLawyers named Michael a 2019 “Rising Star.”

Community/Civic Activities

Board Member, Yale Club of South Texas

Advisory Board Member, New Leaders Council

Mentor, Geekdom San Antonio

Alumni Ambassador, Central Catholic High School

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

American Constitution Society for Law and Policy

American Philosophical Association

Federal Bar Association

San Antonio Bar Association

San Francisco Bar Association