Michael W. Shiver Jr., Senior Trial Attorney
Senior Trial Attorney, Pike & Lustig
Michael Shiver is an AV Preeminent® Rated senior trial attorney specializing in both catastrophic and complex-business litigation at Pike & Lustig, LLP. A lifelong resident of Palm Beach County, Mr. Shiver has practiced law for over 20 years. He is known and respected by both peers and clients for his legal ability and high ethical standards. Mr. Shiver has been honored as a Florida Super Lawyer three separate times; he was recognized as a Lawyer of Distinction for Excellence in Personal Injury Law in 2019; and he is a member of the exclusive Million Dollar Advocates Forum. For the last five years, Mr. Shiver has served on the Board of Directors of the Palm Beach County Justice Association, where he focuses on ensuring the public’s free access to the court system. He is also a former member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association Personal Injury and Professionalism Committees.
Mr. Shiver has spent nearly a decade on each side of the courtroom, beginning his career in civil litigation defense as an associate and later partner at one of the largest law firms in the state, and then advocating for the victims of negligence as a trial attorney at one of South Florida’s preeminent plaintiff personal injury firms. He has both prosecuted and defended cases with multi-million dollars of exposure in state and Federal courts.
Mr. Shiver is licensed to practice in both Florida and New York.