Michael is an associate attorney at the Rochester-based law firm Trevett Cristo. As a member of the firm’s labor practice group, he primarily represents public and private sector unions, in addition to criminal defense representation.
Outgoing and actively involved in several local organizations, including serving on the Board of Directors of RAF, the Young Lawyers Section of the Monroe County Bar Association, Colin F. Kennedy Foundation, and the Committee of 25. A caring, committed and passionate advocate for the underprivileged members of our community through volunteer work with the Rochester Teen Court, Volunteer Legal Services Program, and coaching City youth baseball.
My connection with RAF initially began by attending the golf tournament with my family to support individuals connected to this organization whom I had known for many years. Now, as an attorney and member of RAF Board, I am able to utilize my professional background and training to help advance RAF’s mission and goals.
Born and raised in Rochester, New York. McQuaid Jesuit H.S. graduate before studying economics at Le Moyne College in Syracuse, New York, followed by attending the University of Dayton School of Law in Dayton, Ohio.
My interests include watching live sporting events and participating in “sports” (played on both a bocce and trampoline dodgeball team this year); skiing in the winter, golf in the summer, travelling – and combining all of the above, when possible.