Practice Areas: General Civil Litigation; Real Estate Litigation;
Real Estate; Probate Law; Landowner Oil and Gas
Education: Ohio Northern University, J.D., 1988; Malone
College, B.A., 1984
Admitted: 1989, Ohio; U.S. District Court for the Southern
District of Ohio; U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; 1992, U.S. Supreme
Memberships: Belmont County Bar Association; Ohio State
Bar Association(Board of Governors, 1994, 1997, Council of Delegates, 2001, 2003; Real Property Section Board, Jury Instruction Committee); Belmont County Law Library Resources Board, 2009; Christian Legal Society, 1989;
BBM Rotary, 1988; New Covenant Academy School Board, 2006-2009; Life member of the National Rifle Association.
Born: March 6, 1959 in Barnesville, Ohio
Mike has been married since 1991 to his wife, Marsha. They have one daughter, Marissa. They reside in Bethesda, Ohio. Mike served on the Village Council for the Village of Bethesda from 1989, 2000. Additionally, he was President Pro Tem of Council during the majority of his years of service.