Michael joined Lipman Frizzell & Mitchell LLC in August 2005 and in March 2019 became a Principal with the firm. Michael is a graduate of Towson University where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, with a Chemistry minor. He obtained a Master’s degree in Environmental Science from Johns Hopkins University. Prior to joining LFM, Michael worked as an environmental engineer and consultant. He holds certified general real estate appraiser licenses in the State of Maryland, Commonwealth of Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
Michael’s appraisal experience includes a focus on right-of-way assignments, with 50+ reports written over the past year related to condemnation proceedings. Other valuation and consulting assignments include: office buildings, shopping centers, industrial properties, mixed-use and urban developments, subdivisions, distressed real estate, tax appeals, estate planning, easement valuation, feasibility studies, government rent studies, and going concern appraisals. Michael has testified as an expert witness for U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Maryland Tax Court, Circuit Court of Prince George’s County, and PTAAB.