Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • Third Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • District of New Jersey

Admissions Pro Hac Vice

  • California
  • Connecticut
  • Florida
  • Massachusetts
  • Nebraska
  • North Carolina
  • Oklahoma
  • South Carolina
  • Texas
  • Virginia

Education

  • Villanova University, Charles Widger School of Law, JD, Cum Laude – 2010
  • American University, BS BA Honors, Summa Cum Laude – 2007

Licenses

  • Private Pilot (Single Engine Land, Multi Engine Land, Instrument)

Memberships

  • Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Lawyer Pilots Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association

Michael S. Miska

About Mike

Michael (“Mike”) Miska joined The Wolk Law Firm in 2008, following his passion for aviation and aviation safety.  In addition being an attorney, Mike is a private pilot, holding instrument and multiengine ratings. He and his entire family are avid pilots and aviation enthusiasts and plane owners, having owned several single and multi-engine aircraft.  His continuing experience and interest in General Aviation, aircraft ownership, and aircraft maintenance gives him knowledge essential to master the unique issues in this field.

Mike’s practice is spread nationwide, at both the trial and appellate court levels.  He handles cases involving a variety of aircraft and rotorcraft, including models from Cessna, Piper, Beechcraft, Mooney, Commander, Gulfstream, Boeing, Robinson, Lancair and Bell aircraft, as well as many others.  His experience includes cases involving aircraft with single and twin piston engines, single and twin turboprop engines as well as jet engines.  Mike has litigated cases involving private, chartered and commercial flights, performing a variety of missions.  The successful outcome of his cases is also due to his keen interest in mechanics of all sorts, which he applies to his investigation and development of each case.

Mike’s academic achievements include graduating from Villanova School of Law Cum Laude in 2010 and having the pleasure of being a member of Villanova’s Moot Court Board. Prior to law school, Mike attended American University in Washington, DC, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude from its Kogod School of Business. Mike is also a member of the Lawyer Pilot’s Bar Association, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, and has participated as a Mentor to prospective new pilots with AOPA Flight Training’s Project Pilot.  Mike is regularly interviewed on developments in aviation and teaches continuing legal education classes in his field.

Mike can be reached at mmiska@airlaw.com.