Mike is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Labor and Employment Law and has been practicing exclusively in the area of labor and employment law for his entire 45 year legal career. Mike has written or assisted in writing all of Florida’s employee leasing/PEO legislation ranging from PEO licensing, workers’ compensation exclusivity of remedy, tort reform, to all other PEO legislative endeavors. Since the inception of the Florida Association of Professional Employer Organizations in 1986 he has served as the Association’s General Counsel. Also, since 1984 he has served as labor counsel to the Florida Health Care Association. Mike is rated “AV” by Martindale‑Hubbell, the national lawyers rating service, which is the highest rating a lawyer can receive. He has also been listed in the Florida Super Lawyers publication since 2006 in Employment & Labor Law. Mike also proudly and passionately serves on the Board of Directors of CureSearch for Children’s Cancer – a nationwide organization dedicated to the funding and discovery of effective treatments for various forms of childhood cancer.
Continuing Lecturer, Florida Health Care Association.
(Board Certified Labor and Employment Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education)