Michael D. Rice

Tel: (937) 339-0511

Toll Free: (888) 317-7723


Download vCard


How Can Michael D. Rice Help You?


Michael joined Dungan & LeFevre in 2015, previously practicing as the Staff Attorney to the Honorable Dennis J. Langer at the Montgomery County Common Pleas Court for almost three years. Michael is admitted to the bars of the State of Ohio, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio, and the United States Supreme Court. Michael’s primary areas of practice include Civil Litigation, Business Formation and Transactions, Contract Disputes, Employment Law, and Appellate Practice. Michael also practices in the areas of Domestic Relations and Criminal Defense.

Michael attended Ohio University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Administration in 2007. He continued his education at Ohio University and received a Master of Public Administration degree in 2008. Michael later received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Dayton School of Law in 2012. As a student, Michael was a Staff Writer for the University of Dayton Law Review for 2010-2011 and was elected as its Research Editor for 2011-2012.

Michael is active in several local bar associations and the legal community. He currently serves as the chair of the Young Lawyers Committee for the Dayton Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. He is also the immediate past co-chair of the Young Lawyers Division for the Dayton Bar Association. Michael was also the immediate past co-chair for Justice on Tap!, an organized event that raises funds for Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Legal Aid of Western Ohio, and the Greater Dayton Volunteer Lawyers Project. Michael also maintains membership with the Ohio State Bar Association, as well as the Carl D. Kessler Inn of Court, and the Civil Trial Practice Committee through the Dayton Bar Association. Michael has recently been featured as the Dayton Bar Association’s Rising Star in the February 2018 Edition of Dayton Bar Briefs.

Born and raised in the Miami Valley, Michael now resides in Oakwood, Ohio with his wife, Cassandra, and their son.