an exceptional speaker and entertainer who specializes
in merging the art of magic with the sciences of psychology,
mathematics and hypnosis.
and speaking both here and abroad, Michael has presented
communication and negotiation seminars to corporations and
government agencies. He has performed
for members of Congress and Hollywood’s most talented
elite. Michael is a certified hypnotist and a member of
the prestigious Magic Castle.
understanding of the art of communications is born out of
practical experience which he acquired as an attorney, naval
officer and professional magician. He served as a trial
attorney with the Department of Justice for over nine years
after his appointment through the Attorney General’s
prestigious Honors Program.
has led large antitrust investigations, and in 1999, was
appointed a Special Assistant United States Attorney for
the Eastern District of Virginia where he prosecuted criminal
cases on behalf of the Government. He received a B.A. from
the University of California at Los Angeles in 1988 and
a J.D. with honors from the University of San Diego in 1996.
to entering law school, Michael served in the United States
Navy as a Surface Warfare Officer for four years. During
the Gulf War he participated in combat missions off the
coast of Kuwait.