Prior to joining Pierce Atwood, Mike worked at Telcordia Technologies (formerly Bell Communications Research and now part of Ericsson), where he held high-profile positions in marketing, technical sales, and product management. Success in translating technical software capabilities into executive business value propositions culminated in a visible management role, where he focused on international business development, customer account management, and contract negotiations.
While in law school, Mike was the legal abstract editor for the Connecticut Insurance Law Journal; a teaching assistant in legal writing, counseling, and negotiation courses; a member of the Moot Court Board; and an executive board member of the Mock Trial Society. He also worked as a summer associate at Pierce Atwood and The Travelers; interned at the Connecticut Urban Legal Initiative clinic; and volunteered at the Homeless Experience Legal Protection clinic, which provides free legal assistance to indigent clients.
Honors & Distinctions
Recipient of the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in:
- Transactional Law Clinic;
- Principles of Insurance;
- Workers’ Compensation Law; and
- Legal Ethics
Member, Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society, Ellsworth Inn Chapter
- International Trademark Association (INTA)
- American Bar Association
- Maine Bar Association
- Member, Scarborough Primary PTA
- Pro Bono Volunteer, Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project (ILAP) Citizenship Workshop