Michael Restle

Chief Financial Officer Cincinnati
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Mike is responsible for the firm’s accounting systems, internal controls, budget management and financial reporting. Mike also manages the day-to-day accounting operations and provides leadership over a variety of strategic initiatives to enhance the firm’s overall financial performance.

Joining Taft in 2015, Mike is a Certified Public Accountant and brings over 25 years of accounting and management experience to the firm. Mike works equally with attorneys and staff to ensure a collaborative, team approach to any issue.

A talented and experienced team in multiple cities helps Mike handle a number of other accounting and financial functions including:

  • General ledger/financial statements/internal and external reporting 
  • Accounts receivable / collections
  • Client intake/conflicts
  • Billing rates/client billing and special fee arrangements
  • Time & billing system
  • Accounts payable and expense management
  • Banking, including LOC, leasing and financing structure
  • Partner capital
  • Risk management


  • B.B.A. in Accounting, University of Notre Dame

Present Civic Activities

  • Boy Scout Troop 112, Treasurer

Past Civic Activities

  • Cub Scout Den Leader


  • University of Notre Dame

Community Involvement

  • Boy Scouts of America

    Treasurer, Troop 112