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Michael P. Brush

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Notable Experience

Mike has extensive first chair jury trial experience. He specializes in defending personal injury, insurance coverage, school law and construction cases. He also specializes in defending clients who have been charged with crimes including traffic, OVI/DUI, misdemeanor and felony offenses. Mike is one of only 14 attorneys in Montgomery County who holds a certification for capital murder cases.

After graduating from law school, Mike worked for a number of years in the felony division of the Montgomery County Prosecutor's Office. He successfully prosecuted a variety of felonies on behalf of the State of Ohio, including five murder convictions. During his time at the Prosecutor’s Office, Mike had a conviction rate of over 95%.

Besides Freund, Freeze & Arnold

Mike volunteers as a mentor through the Big Brothers, Big Sisters program which serves to develop positive relationships and instill greater confidence in young students. Mike is active in the Dayton Bar Association and in 2012, was selected to participate in the DBA Leadership Development Program. Mike is also a proud member of the 2012 American Cancer Society, Gala of Hope Committee helping to raise funds and awareness in the fight against cancer. In 2012, Mike was selected as the 2012 Dayton Volunteer Citizen of the Year.

In college, Mike was a four-year varsity letterman and captain of the tennis team at Wright State University, leading the school to its first ever Conference Championship in 2002. In his spare time, Mike enjoys playing tennis and golf, watching sports, and spending time with his family.

Support Staff

  • Secretary - Criminal:
    Cheryl J. Leavell
    Phone: 513.665.3500, Ext. 182
    Email: cleavell@ffalaw.com

Areas of Practice


  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School
    J.D., 2006
  • Wright State University
    B.A., Education, 2002

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court,
    Southern District of Ohio


  • Dayton Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Council of Delegates
    July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2015
  • Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School’s National Alumni Board
  • Carl D. Kessler Inn of Court


  • Direct Energy’s 2012 Dayton Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award
  • The Mentoring Collaborative of Montgomery County, 2013 Mentor of the Year
  • Named Dayton Community All-Star by the Dayton Dragons, 2013
  • Wright State Alumni Association's Volunteer Service Award of Excellence, 2013

Dayton Office

FFA Dayton Office

Fifth Third Center
1 South Main Street, Suite 1800
Dayton, OH 45402-2017
937.222.5369 fax
E-mail: ffalawda@ffalaw.com
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