Michael Harshman is an experienced trial attorney who handles every aspect of his clients' cases, from the first time they call through full resolution.

His credentials include:

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • Texas
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio


  • University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, J.D.
  • The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, B.A.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • American Bar Association
  • Florida Bar Association
  • Florida Justice Association
  • Sarasota County Bar Association
  • Manatee County Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Ohio Association for Justice, 1994-1997, Board Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Texas
  • The American Association for Justice
  • American Bar Association

Community Service:
Mr. Harshman is committed to serving the community and is active in the following organizations:

  • Legal Aid of Manasota, Board of Directors
  • Sarasota Bar Association, Diversity Committee
  • Jewish Family and Children Services, Board of Directors
  • Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance
  • Western Reserve Port Authority Board Member 2002-2008


  • Supreme Court of Florida Certified: Family Mediation and Circuit Civil Mediation
  • Other mediation services include Residential Mortgage and Foreclosure

Michael is licensed and practicing law throughout Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania.  He is an a partner in Betras, Kopp and Harshman, LLC.

Call Today: 800.457.2889

Michael Harshman, Esq.
6320 Venture Drive, Suite 104
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

Betras, Kopp & Harshman Law Firm
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