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Mike has collected tens of millions of dollars for his clients through his complex post-judgment enforcement practice. He enjoys the chase presented by asset-tracing exercises and running down money to make his clients whole. While Mike’s cases typically involve fraud, fraudulent transfers (TUFTA), and breaches of fiduciary duties, he also represents parties in M&A disputes, including breaches of representations and warranties.  


  • Baylor University School of Law, 法学博士
  • Texas Christian University, 工商管理学士, Accounting, cum laude

  • 德克萨斯州

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Western District of Texas
  • Texas State Court

  • Leadership Houston – Class XXXIV
  • TCU Neeley Alumni Executive Board – Co-chair of Houston Committee
  • 1836 Fest – Co-founder
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association


  • Named to the "2020 On the Rise" - Texas Lawyer 2020
  • Selected to the Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for Business Litigation, 2017-2021
  • Eagle Scout

Reported Decisions

  • BP Energy Co. v. Glob. Health Tech. Grp., LLC, No. H-19-3243, 2020 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 185840 (S.D. Tex. Oct. 7, 2020). 
  • Anthony v. GE Capital Retail Bank, 321 F. Supp. 3d 469 (S.D.N.Y. 2017).
  • MBM Family Trust No. 1 v. GE Oil & Gas, LLC, No. 05-20-01103-CV, 2021 Tex. App. LEXIS 7698 (Tex. App.—Dallas Sep. 17, 2021, no pet.)