graduate of Michigan State University and Detroit College of Law, Mike Behan
has actively practiced law since 1991.
Licensed in both Michigan and Florida, Mike has argued cases
successfully before the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, United
States District Courts, the United States Tax Court, the Michigan Supreme Court
and trial level courts in Michigan and Florida. - an experience he finds very
rewarding. While in law school, Mike had
the good fortune of being elected the Editor in Chief of the law review, and he
has always enjoyed and found rewarding teaching law. Since 1993, Mike has
enjoyed teaching law as an adjunct professor at the law school and
undergraduate levels, as well as for various continuing legal education
programs. Mike has served as an expert
witness in cases on multiple occasions and was honored to be one of the
youngest attorneys in Michigan to be selected a Fellow of the State Bar of
Michigan. In past years, Mike has been
elected to both the Ingham County Bar Association Board of Directors and the
State Bar of Michigan Representative Assembly.
For over twenty years, Mike has also been honored to serve as a panel
member for the Attorney Discipline Board.
He counts as greatest blessings being married to a wonderful person and
having great children. Mike quotes from
old movies far too often and is proud of the success he had coaching numerous
youth basketball teams in the Lansing area, where he almost amassed close to a