Michael uses his background in mechanical and civil engineering to manage complex patent litigation matters. A registered patent attorney, he represents technology companies in a broad range of industries, including biotechnology, pharmaceutical, life sciences, medical devices, consumer products, manufacturing, software and digital media, entertainment, sports, and gaming. Michael also helps clients navigate disputes related to their trademark, copyright, and trade secret rights.
Additionally, Michael also advises companies in various commercial litigation matters. His experience extends to all stages of litigation, including due diligence, initial case assessment, client counseling, discovery, mediation, arbitration, summary judgment, trial, and appeals.
Prior to joining Michael Best, Michael was an Associate with an AmLaw 50 law firm. Before becoming an attorney, he spent several years as a bridge engineer for the world’s largest engineering design firm, gaining valuable industry experience that informs his counsel to clients.