William Michael Hensley is a Shareholder in the firm’s Santa Ana office. Mike has been a litigator and an appellate attorney involved in a wide variety of commercial and civil disputes for over 30 years. He specializes in law and motion proceedings, trials, arbitrations, mediations, and appeals as well as specialty writ proceedings. He is heavily involved in cases before Southern California State and federal courts, as well as pro hac vice appearances before various federal courts throughout the United States.
Mike clerked on Fifth District Court of Appeal and then worked at various law firms in Los Angeles and Orange Counties beginning in 1982. He has done many trials, appellate arguments, and arbitrations, specializing in real estate, attorneys fees, securities/corporate governance, trade secret, and California financing laws. He became a shareholder with AlvaradoSmith in February 2008.
He lives in Laguna Niguel with his wife, Anne, and their Labradoodle, Lucy.