Mike Frates

Mike served in the United States Navy for six years; he was stationed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii for his last two and a half years of service. He proudly served in Operation Desert Strike following the first Persian Gulf War in the Middle East. Michael graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy. He concentrated in Twentieth Century Anglo-American Thought, Logic, and Philosophy of Science. He matriculated from the Roger Williams University School of Law with the degree of Juris Doctor. Michael is licensed to practice law in the States of Massachusetts and Connecticut. Michael is a proud member of the following organizations: The American Civil Liberties Union; the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; the American Association for Justice; the Massachusetts Bar Association; the Boston Bar Association; the Bristol County Bar Association; and the Worcester County Bar Association.