Attorney Michael Fayard is trial attorney that is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a degree in Economics and he earned a Commission as an Army Officer through ROTC. Immediately upon graduation, Attorney Fayard joined the Kentucky Army National Guard. During his time serving in the Kentucky Army National Guard, Attorney Fayard received his Juris Doctor law degree from Florida Coastal School of Law where he graduated with honors. Attorney Fayard then earned his Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) in International law with a focus on international litigation from Stetson University College of Law. While at Stetson, Attorney Fayard received High Honors in International Litigation and Arbitration, and Honors in International Law, Advance Legal Analysis, and Advanced Legal Research.
In practice, Attorney Fayard has a track record of million dollar jury verdicts and large settlements for his injured clients. His personal injury and civil litigation experience includes time spent with national injury firms where he successfully handled class actions, mass tort, and personal injury cases. Prior to practicing personal injury, Attorney Fayard was an Assistant State Attorney in Florida assigned as a felony prosecutor handling some of the most serious violent crimes and sex offenses. Attorney Fayard also served as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Hawaii prosecuting crimes on behalf of the State of Hawaii. He was also assigned as a special prosecuting attorney handling conflict cases for the State Attorney General prosecuting cases on neighboring islands.