Father Duenas Memorial High School, Tai, Guam, 1976; University of Hawaii at Manoa, B.A. in English, 1981 and M.A. in English as a Second Language, 1984; International University of Japan, M.A. in International Relations, with a concentration in Japanese Studies, 1988; Franklin Pierce Law Center, J.D., 1996.
Member of: California State Bar Association (inactive status); Guam Bar Association; Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands Bar Association; Republic of Palau Bar Association (inactive status).
Licensed to Practice before: Supreme Court of California (inactive status); Superior and Supreme Courts of Guam; United States District Court of Guam; Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals; Superior and Supreme Courts of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands; Superior and Supreme Courts of the Republic of Palau.
“Mickey” was born in California, but has lived on islands–Guam, Hawaii, and Japan–for most of his life. Mickey offers his Japanese language ability as an added benefit to his clients. He is married to Keiko, and they have two children, Shinju and Kohaku. In addition to his passion for estate planning and his family, Mickey enjoys hiking to rarely seen reefs, beaches, waterfalls, valleys, mountains and caves on Guam and nearby islands. He is a past leader of the Guam Boonie Stompers, and a member of the Rotary Club of Guam Sunrise (Past President), the Santa Teresita Church pastoral team, the Knights of Columbus (Santa Teresita Council and Guam State Council), the Guam Chamber of Commerce, and past member of two Guam Supreme Court Subcommittees.