Mike helps clients navigate complex bankruptcy and receivership proceedings, workouts, and related litigation. Mike has significant experience helping clients protect their interests in bankruptcy cases in Utah, Nevada, and Wyoming. In addition to serving as a Chapter 7 Panel Trustee for the District of Utah, he represents creditors, distressed companies, Chapter 7 and 11 trustees, and receivers in all aspects of the workout, restructuring, and liquidation process, including litigation and appeals.
Mike has been included on the list of The Best Lawyers in America© 2011-2021 in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law and in Bankruptcy Litigation. He maintains an AV Preeminent rating with Martindale-Hubbell®, which is the highest rating awarded to attorneys for professional competence and ethics. Mike has also been selected for inclusion in Mountain States Super Lawyers (2008-2020) and has been voted by his peers throughout the state as one of Utah’s “Legal Elite,” as published in Utah Business Magazine (2017 -2020).
University of Utah, S. J. Quinney College of Law, J.D., 2000
Brigham Young University, B.A., English, 1997
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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire