Mike Vitale, Vice-Chair

Mike Vitale is partner at the law firm of Baker & Hostetler LLP, where he has practiced law since 2007. His practice includes civil and complex business litigation across the State of Florida, where he has trial experience at both the federal and state level. Mike has been recognized for his accomplishments as an attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, The Legal 500 (U.S.), Florida Super Lawyers Magazine, and Florida Trend Magazine.

A dedicated servant to the Federal Bar Association, Mike has been an FBA member for over a decade and has held leadership roles at both the National level and locally. Mike has been a Vice President for the Eleventh Circuit for the past five years, and has served on the Membership Committee, Chapter Activity fund committee, and the FBA Mentorship Committee, among others. Locally, Mike previously served as the President of the Orlando Chapter during the 2012-13 term, and as the National Delegate for Orlando for the 2013-14 term. Mike has a B.A. from Florida State University and earned his law degree from the Vanderbilt University School of Law in 2005. Prior to entering private practice, Mike was a judicial law clerk for then-Chief Judge Patricia C. Fawsett of the Middle District of Florida. His complete biography can be viewed at: https://www.bakerlaw.com/MichaelSVitale.