Key Experience

  • Practice focuses on federal and state appellate litigation, including in the U.S. Supreme Court, the federal courts of appeals, and California appellate courts.
  • Clerked for the Honorable Charles R. Breyer of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and the Honorable Sandra S. Ikuta of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Practice

As a member of the Supreme Court and appellate practice, Mike represents clients in federal and state appellate courts. He also works with clients at the trial level, helping them develop and preserve key legal arguments.

Prior to joining Akin Gump, Mike served as a law clerk for the Honorable Charles R. Breyer of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Mike also previously clerked for the Honorable Sandra S. Ikuta of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.