Michael has over 20 years experience working with technology in the legal industry.
He oversees all legal applications within the firm. While much of his time is spent supporting the discovery management lifecycle, Michael also routinely advises lawyers and clients alike on other value the Practice Support Group can deliver. In 2013, the International Legal Technology Association recognized Michael with its Litigation Support Professional of the Year Distinguished Peer Award.
Michael confers with lawyers and clients to help develop custom solutions for unique needs. Directing a staff of 12, Michael manages resources effectively and efficiently to help lawyers and clients identify and organize critical data and achieve desirable outcomes as quickly as possible. Recently, he has been instrumental in deploying new ethical wall software that provides more stringent protections without encumbering the firm's ability to retrieve critical, client information quickly and efficiently.
As the firm examines its client intake and conflicts platforms, Michael is involved in answering practical questions about how proposed changes may affect both users and clients. Additionally, he plays a leading role in ongoing discussions regarding matter budgeting and legal project management tools as Holland & Hart explores ways to improve to give clients even more access to and control over their matters and cases.