Mike joined Tarrant, Gillies & Richardson in 2015 as an associate after three years clerking with the Vermont Judiciary. Mike’s practice involves most areas of general practice, but focuses on the following areas of law: landlord and tenant, municipal, probate, real estate, zoning and land use, and general civil litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Mike worked as a judicial law clerk for two years with the Vermont Superior Court in Caledonia, Essex, and Washington counties and as the law clerk to the Honorable Justice Harold E. Eaton, Jr. at the Vermont Supreme Court.
Before attending Vermont Law School in 2009, Mike lived in Kyoto, Japan for seven years, teaching English as a second language.
Vermont Law School, South Royalton, Vermont (J.D., magna cum laude, 2012)
Managing Editor, Vermont Law Review
Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR (B.A., East Asian Studies, 2002)
Vermont Bar Association
Board of Directors, Montessori School of Central Vermont (2014 to present)
Among other things, Mike enjoys both local and world travel, technology of all sorts, and baking. Mike lives in Montpelier with his wife, Yoko, and two children, Lia and Nami.