Michael Sewell


Michael was born in Oregon, but spent his years growing up in the Midwest.   Michael received his undergraduate degree in Communications from Missouri Western State University.  After graduating from Missouri Western, Michael returned to Oregon and moved to Salem, Oregon to attend law school at Willamette University College of Law. During law school, Michael was a volunteer firefighter and also worked at Kevin L. Mannix, P.C., as well as another general practice firm in McMinnville, Oregon. After receiving his Doctor of Jurisprudence, Michael joined Kevin L. Mannix, P.C., as an Associate Attorney.  While not working, Michael spends his time as a licensed skydiver, a jazz/classical saxophonist performing with the Salem Symphonic Winds, an avid motorcyclist, and a lover of anything outdoors.


Michael’s primary focus areas include business and nonprofit law; general civil litigation, legislative/public policy, and estate planning.


  • Doctor of Jurisprudence, Willamette University College of Law, 2022
  • Bachelor of Science – Communications, Missouri Western State University, 2019


  • Oregon Supreme Court, 2023
  • United States District Court for the District of Oregon, 2023
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2023