Please explain your job: I specialize in insurance defense, specifically first and third party benefits claims under the Michigan No-Fault Act. Additionally, I defend underinsured/uninsured motorist benefit claims, third party/bodily injury/negligence claims as well as criminal matters.
When you were younger, what did you dream of being?: An attorney.
What is the one thing that best prepared you for a legal career?: Determination – as it is the essence of increasing your chances of being successful in achieving your goals, and it also helps you to stay motivated and focused as well as giving you the drive to continue striving towards your ultimate goals.
Please offer one piece of advice or motivation for high school students interested in the legal field: Job shadowing is important as it will give you the opportunity to observe that person performing their daily work routine. It will enable you to get a realistic picture of their duties.