Education and Awards


Michael earned his Juris Doctor degree with distinction from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2003, and was admitted to practice law in Nevada later that year.

Michael graduated cum laude from the University of New Mexico with a B.A. in Management Information Systems.


Speaking Engagements


Presenter, "Collections: Seeking and Collecting a Judgment", on the topics of collecting out-of-state debt and creditors' remedies available in bankruptcy.  National Business Institute, November, 2012.


Presenter,"Common Contracting Mistakes or How to Avoid An Appearance on Court TV." Southern Nevada Chapter National Contract Management Association, February 2011


Work History


Managing Member

Lynch Law Practice, PLLC

2012 -- present

Of Counsel
Lewis and Roca LLP

September 2007 – 2012


Associate Attorney
Santoro Driggs Walch

May 2003 – March 2007



Lynch Law Practice, PLLC

Commercial Litigation / Receiverships / Creditors' Rights