R. Michael Pierro, Jr.


Mike practices exclusively in the area of labor and employment law in which he is Florida Bar Board Certified, a distinction currently held by only five attorneys in St. Petersburg. For the majority of his professional career, Mike has counseled private and public sector entities regarding personnel management issues. He is a seasoned litigator with fourteen years of experience in the federal and state courts of Florida and Georgia. Mike Pierro is a certified Florida circuit civil and federal mediator.


He served in the U.S. Army Reserve as a water craft operator in the 231st Medium Boat Company in St. Petersburg, Florida and received an honorable discharge in 1999.


In 2000, Mike graduated from Texas Tech University School of Law with honors and also received his MBA that year from Texas Tech University College of Business.


Mike is a former member of the Eckerd College Alumni Board and previously served as an adjunct instructor at Georgia State University. He is currently a member of the St. Petersburg Bar Association where he serves as the Chair of the Employment Law Section.