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Michael D. Sands

Michael D. Sands

Michael is a member of the firm's Litigation and Workers' Compensation Practice group. He also has special interests in the areas of ERISA and the Affordable Care Act.

Michael received his Juris Doctor from the University Of Nebraska College Of Law in 2015 where he graduated with high distinction, graduating in the top 10% of his class. While attending law school Michael was a Law Clerk for two years at Baylor Evnen. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas, majoring in Journalism with a focus in Strategic Communications. Michael also spent a summer studying business and journalism in Paderno Del Grappa, Italy.

Michael grew up in Lincoln, Nebraska and attended Lincoln High School. He loves all things sports related, especially Husker and Jayhawk athletics. In his spare time, Michael enjoys attending sporting events, golfing, camping, and traveling.

Juris Doctor, University Of Nebraska College Of Law, with high distinction, 2015
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, University of Kansas, 2011
Admitted to practice in: State of Nebraska, State of Iowa

Professional Affiliations

  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Nebraska State Bar Association
  • League of Human Dignity Event Planning Committee

Special Distinctions

  • Member of the Order of the Coif
  • Served as Executive Editor for the Nebraska Law Review (2014-2015)
  • CALI Award for Excellence in:
    • Contracts
    • Pre-trial Litigation
    • Federal Income Tax

Area of Practice
Workers' Compensation

Contact Info
1248 O STREET, SUITE 600
p: 402.475.1075
f: 402.475.9515
email: msands@baylorevnen.com