Michael T. Lasonczyk

Associate Cincinnati


Mike is an attorney in Taft’s Employment and Labor Relations practice and focuses on employment-based immigration law, including work in temporary and permanent visa categories.

Mike earned his law degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Law where he graduated cum laude. During law school, he served as the Student Bar Association President, a member of the Moot Court Honor Board, Immigration and Nationality Law Review, and as a fellow with the college’s Urban Morgan Institute for Human Rights. As an Urban Morgan Fellow, Mike spent a summer working with a human rights think tank in Bogotá, Colombia.

Prior to law school, Mike earned his B.A. in political science and Spanish from the University of Alabama, where he graduated summa cum laude.


  • University of Cincinnati College of Law (2017)
  • University of Alabama (2014)


  • State - Ohio

Speeches and Publications

  • Panelist, “Consular Processing,” Ohio American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Annual Conference (Oct. 2022)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association


Community Involvement

  • RefugeeConnect

    Board Member – Secretary 
    Governance and Internal Affairs Committee