Michael is a staff attorney for the Children’s Defense Team at LCCR. Michael was born in Brooklyn, New York, but has called New Orleans home since childhood. Michael was previously an intern for the Juvenile Justice Project of Louisiana (JJPL) and a staff attorney for Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children (FFLIC). Michael has experience in advocating for incarcerated youth and their families. Since law school, Michael has focused on post-disposition work and juvenile justice reform in Louisiana.
Michael attended Pennsylvania State University where he studied sociology and the Thomas M. Cooley Law School.