Michael Romero is both an Attorney and CPA and began his professional training in large case corporate audit with the Internal Revenue Service. He worked as a trust accountant for the North American Trust Company where he performed under strict requirements in compliance with trust laws, regulatory guidance and complex industry practices. He also served in the defense contracting industry, performing according to the specific technical nuances required under government audits by the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA). His accounting background also includes merger and acquisition in the technology industry. He has been a successful corporate, governmental and municipal CFO.
As an Attorney in private practice, Michael has protected a broad range of client interests across the business and finance spectrum. He has represented businesses and individuals in a wide variety of complex corporate and financial disputes, real estate transactions and development, corporate merger, estates & trusts, tax and wealth preservation and in practice before the United States Tax Court. Further, as an expert witness in Federal Court, a corporate representative in State Court and before the Oklahoma State Legislature, Michael has proven to possess the knowledge, background, expertise and confidence to address the most complex and difficult issues with courage and tenacity.
Michael is also a top level competitive athlete and has been an AAU national powerlifting champion as well as a current USA AAU World record holder in the bench press (567 Lbs.)(http://aaustrengthsports.org/page.php?page_id=108437). He lives with his wife and two children in Edmond, Oklahoma.