After receiving his Bachelor's degree from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Michael moved to South Florida, where he attended Nova Southeastern University's Shepard Broad Law Center. In 2013, Michael received his Juris Doctor degree, graduating Magna Cum Laude and in the top 10% of his class. While in law school, he served as a senior staff member on the Nova Law Review. After graduation, Michael began his legal career as an Assistant State Attorney in Broward County. While there, Michael tried numerous misdemeanor and felony trials to verdict, gaining valuable trial, litigation and courtroom experience. After leaving the State Attorney’s Office, Michael worked for a law firm representing insurance companies in first party property disputes, gaining civil litigation experience. Michael then worked for a well-respected Plaintiff's firm, which included the representation of injured patients in medical and hospital negligence claims, as well as the representation of people in general negligence and wrongful death claims. Today, Michael works for The Ward Law Group representing clients who were seriously injured or killed in car crashes, as well other general negligence and wrongful death claims.