Michael graduated from Washington State University with a B.A. in Business Administration – Marketing and a Minor in Spanish. He then earned his J.D. from Seattle University School of Law in 2019, graduating cum laude. At Seattle University School of Law, Michael served as the Chief Marketing Officer of the Real Estate Law Association (2017-2019). Additionally, Michael was a Research & Technical Editor for the Seattle University Law Review. During his last year of law school, Michael externed for the Honorable John R. Ruhl in King County Superior Court.