Michael is the President and Managing Director of Shaheen and Gordon, P.A. He has been practicing law in New Hampshire since 1990 and is also a member of the bar and handles cases in Massachusetts, Maine, Vermont, and Hawaii. He helped establish and is a member of the firm’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee.
Michael's practice is now concentrated on the representation of victims and their families in serious personal injury and wrongful death cases of all types. Michael's aggressive and experienced representation has resulted in significant compensation in small and large cases, including many cases where recovery has been in excess of one million dollars. In recent years, Michael has successfully represented numerous victims in a wide variety of serious injury and death cases, brain injury, burn injury, spine injury, and other cases including car/truck/motorcycle collisions, premises liability cases, products liability cases, cases involving pharmaceutical and medical device injury and others.
Michael’s ability to successfully try a case and skillfully negotiate has led to many favorable results for his clients, including the 2018 wrongful death suit against the city of Nashua that resulted in a $2 million settlement in favor of his client.
Michael began his litigation practice with the firm in 1990 and rapidly developed a significant trial practice representing a diverse group of clients throughout Northern New England before State and Federal courts in various civil matters. He understands that each client deserves a lawyer who has been to trial and has handled their kind of case. Michael believes in making his client's problems his own and carrying that burden to get the justice they deserve