An attorney with more than 30 years experience in private practice and in corporate legal departments, Michael Holmes has served as General Counsel for the Telecommunications Association of Michigan since 2010. Mike advises and represents telecommunications companies on legislation, Michigan Public Service Commission proceedings, trial and appellate litigation, video franchising, consumer protection, dispute resolution, negotiations, campaign finance, and municipal law.

On behalf of major telecommunications clients, Mike has successfully handled numerous, complex rate cases, rulemaking, complaint, arbitration and civil and appellate litigation proceedings with tens-of-millions of dollars at stake. Mike also has extensive experience in drafting amendments to current laws and pending legislation.

Mike received his B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of Michigan.