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Posted by Adam, Flag
Mike is one of the most interesting people I've met with. Back in 2008 I was starting a business which I needed a legal advisor, Mike agreed to help out me and my company in exchange for a tiny bit of equity. He served as a valuable asset when discussing matters about my business and how to proceed. (Not just legal advice) He may be a little unconventional, but he really wants to help people.
On two separate occasions I referred some of my best friends to him for different reasons. He helped with one of my friends DUI case and worked with him on payment options. Also helped my girlfriend with an accident case she was in.
I would recommend Mike for any of your needs. He is really a smart guy that will do everything in his power to help you get the result you are wanting. (Within reason of course)
Posted by Deborah, a Divorce client, Flag
Paid this attorney $1500 up front to represent me in a divorce. He never filed the 1st paper. Every appt. I had with him, he shopped online for antiques, had people come in during my appt's that he discussed other business with...continually insulted me, and berated me for crying! My husband's atty proposed a ridiculous offer, that my attorney advised me to accept..he never suggested a fair or compromising settlement on my behalf! I have never been thru a divorce before, and have only been married once, so the attorney procedure was new to me. I had always thought your lawyer had your best interests in mind, and was to fight for your rights, but this man did none of that! I do think it was his intention all along to take advantage of me, and the emotional situation I was in. After him not doing a thing on my case, he has refused to refund my money.This man's behavior has been very unethical.. My Doctor called to speak to him, and he REFUSED to talk to him! What attorney refuses to speak to a doctor, on his client's behalf??? This unethical, unprofessional attorney, that's who..
Posted by a Copyright client, Flag
I had two cases of copyright infringement that required the collection of monies owed on a contingency basis. One case was cut and dry and the other involved some messy "spec work" contract issues.
Mike was great right out of the gate...a real lawyer for the people type. I really respect him personally and his reasons for dedicating himself and his profession to the practice of law.
Unfortunately, his efforts in my cases started to dim as time drew on. I was not getting any calls from him...and no progress on my cases despite his initial enthusiasm and promises.
Eventually, he dropped me and my case flat when I started having to goad (infrequently) him.
Overall, I feel very let down by the one person that I entrusted to handle my sensitive business matters and stand-up for me and help me recover the money that is STILL owed to me for work blatantly stolen from me...leaving me feeling abandoned and disappointed.
Mike plays the part of a great lawyer and an intellectual...but, I feel as if he lets appearances get in the way- and drops the ball when more effort than he expected is required of him.