Michael Connell recently received the “President’s Award of Excellence” from The Wake County Bar Association. The award honors those who’ve shown exemplary and dedicated service to the Lawyers of Wake County.

Mike received the award on Dec. 8 in honor of his involvement with the Wake County Bar Awards, an annual fundraiser featuring local attorney talent in music and comedy that raises funds for Legal Aid of North Carolina. Mike has performed as a musician at the event since its inception more than eight years ago. He is one of two attorneys who has performed as a musician in all eight shows.

Mike is based in the Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP Raleigh office and focuses his practice in the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Practice Group.