Michael Villa Jr.

Meadows, Collier, Reed, Cousins, Crouch & Ungerman
(214) 744-3700


Mike was named a Texas Super Lawyer in Texas Monthly and Texas Super Lawyer Magazines in 2013-2019. In 2010-2013, he was named a Texas Rising Star. Mike focuses on resolving federal tax controversies and white-collar crime, including securities, tax, and bank fraud.  He represents individuals, closely-held businesses, and large corporations in IRS audits, appeals, and litigation, as well as in business disputes and lawsuits involving fraud, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, deceptive trade practices act violations, non-compete violations, business torts, and other commercial disputes. 

Before joining the firm in 2007, Mike worked in Washington, D.C. as a Congressional intern to U.S. Senator John Breaux (Retired) and worked as an Associate with a regional law firm in New Orleans, Louisiana.  In 2004-2005, he served as a Judicial Clerk to the Honorable James J. Brady, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana.

Mike was admitted to practice in Texas in 2005 and Louisiana in 2004.

About Us: From the boardroom to the courtroom, Meadows Collier brings both dedication and experience to our clients' legal matters. While their origins are in tax planning and tax litigation practice, they also provide counsel to clients with a variety of other specialized legal needs, including business and estate planning, probate, real estate, securities, banking and commercial litigation. They also have a long-standing concentration in the area of white collar defense and government regulatory practice.