College of Wooster (Bachelor of Arts, 1976). Bowling Green State University (Master of Arts, 1977). University of Toledo (Juris Doctor, with honors, 1985).
University of Florida (Master of Laws, 1987).
Order of the Coif.
Working as a partner of KAUFFMAN, EBERHART, REHM & BUYTENDYK Colorado., Legal Professional Association Admitted to the bar, 1986, Ohio and United States. District Court, Northern District of Ohio. 1987, Florida. Major clients of MICHAEL BUYTENDYK: Doctorate C Curry Lumber Company, Reference: Bank One of Wooster.
Wayne County, Ohio State and American Bar Associations. The Florida Bar. Business, Tax and Criminal.