Michael Mirande

Adjunct Professor


Michael Mirande was born in Mineola, N.Y. in 1953. After graduating from Duke University School of Law he clerked for the Honorable Gerald Bard Tjoflat, Chief Judge of the United States (then) 5th (now 11th) Circuit Court of Appeals. After practicing law in North Carolina, he taught two years at Duke University School of Law (Civil Procedure, Administrative Law, Professional Responsibility), and another year at the University of South Carolina School of Law (Civil Procedure and Federal Courts). In 1986 he began to practice law in Seattle with Bogle & Gates, where he became the Co-Chair of the firm’s Appellate Practice Group. For the past seven years he practiced with Miller Bateman LLP. He has practiced Indian Law for over twenty years.


1028 32nd Avenue East
Seattle, WA 98112
Phone: (206) 328.8499
E-mail: mmirande@nwlink.com

Curriculum Vitae


  • B.A., summa cum laude, Boston College, 1975; Phi Beta Kappa; Major in Philosophy, Minor in Art History
  • Graduate Work in Medieval Philosophy,1976, New School for Social Research
  • J.D. with distinction, Duke University School of Law; Order of the Coif; Projects Editor, Duke L. J.


  • Federal Indian Law