Michael graduated cum laude from the University of Miami in 2018, receiving his Juris Doctor as well as a Masters in Business Administration. As a judicial intern in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida, he assisted several judges in researching relevant areas of law. While in law school, he helped federal inmates appeal their convictions by writing appellate briefs on their behalf through a clinic at the University of Miami. As an undergraduate, he attended Bucknell University. He graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering and a Bachelor of Arts in Management. He is admitted to practice in Florida.