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    Biography

    Mike grew up in the Houston area and has lived and practiced law in The Woodlands for over nine years. His practice areas include Real Estate, Estate Planning, and Business law.

    Mike loves solving complex problems and drafting custom documents; this set of skills has led him to grow an assorted range of transactional clients in the greater Houston area, as well as internationally. Bilingual in Spanish, Mike has been able to service foreign nationals and foreign companies from many countries, with the majority being from Latin America.

    His services include the formation of business entities, contract review, and drafting documents for commercial and residential real estate transactions. For customized estate planning options, he offers the drafting of wills, trusts, financial and medical powers of attorney, directives, as well as probate services.

    Recognized by The Woodlands Rotary Club as a Paul Harris Fellow, Mike serves the Club as an International Service Committee Member and previously served as a board member of the Montgomery County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. 

    Mike is married to Alejandra Guerra-Jensen, from Santiago de Chile, and they have two children. They enjoy traveling as a family and serving the community through Interfaith activities, church service projects and missionary work.

    Memberships & Awards

    Professional
    BYU Marriott School of Management Alumni (Business School)
    J. Reuben Clark, BYU Law School Alumni Association
    The Woodlands Bar Association

    Key Experience

    - Draft closing documents for title companies, e.g. special warranty deed, warranty deed with vendor's lien, release of lien, etc.
    - Provide estate planning advice to couples, individuals and families, including custom wills and trusts for beneficiaries
    - Counsel foreign nationals on international estate planning, with many meetings held exclusively in Spanish

    Work Experience

    2019 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
    2012–2019 CKR Law, LLP (Formerly O’Donnell, Ferebee & Frazer, P.C.)
    2010-2012 Orgain Bell & Tucker, LLP
    2009 Research Assistant, BYU International Center for Law and Religion
    2008 Extern, The Honorable Bruce Jenkins, United States District Court, District of Utah
    2008 Extern, Baker & McKenzie, Santiago de Chile Office
    2008 Extern, Justice Ronald Nehring, Utah Supreme Court