Michael has participated in more than a thousand legal-technology-related projects, including some of the largest and most complex mergers, cross-border investigations, and intellectual property disputes. He serves the legal profession in the areas of forensic accounting, economic analysis, litigation data analytics, and electronic discovery. Michael has been an inventor and early adopter of state-of-the-art tools in the areas of electronically-stored-information (ESI) processing, hosted document review, hybrid analytics, and ESI production and was co-awarded two of the first patents for eDiscovery processing and ESI authentication. Prior to joining AlixPartners, he was CEO of Evidence Exchange, a New York–based eDiscovery provider, which he also cofounded. Michael previously served as the Vice Chair of the Manhasset Bay Protection Committee.