Michael joined Haley & Olson in September 2011. He was born in Brenham, Texas and received his B.B.A. in accounting from Texas Christian University, cum laude, and law degree from Baylor Law School. During law school, Michael was selected to be a member of the American Association for Justice Mock Trial Team, Order of Barristers, and the Harvey M. Richey Moot Court Society. He also interned in the chambers of the Honorable Don R. Willett at the Supreme Court of Texas.