University of Oklahoma (Bachelor of Arts, 1971). Oklahoma City University (Juris Doctor, 1974). Phi Alpha Delta (Marshall, 1973).
Associate, McClelland, Collins, Sheehan, Bailey & Bailey, Oklahoma City, 1974-1977; partner, Shaver & Burris, Oklahoma City, 1977-1980; principal, Michael E. Burris, Professional Corporation, Oklahoma City, 1980-1992; associate, Kline & Kline, Professional Corporation, Oklahoma City, 1992-1996.
Trustee Heritage Hall School, Oklahoma City, since 1990, chairman legal committee, since 1991, member various committees. Board directors Epworth Villa, Oklahoma City, since 1995, vice chair, since 1998. Member American Bar Association (natural resources, probate, real property section), Oklahoma BarAssn.
(mineral law section), Oklahoma City Bar Association.
M. Peggy W. Burris, August 21, 1970. Children: Kristen, Kimberly, Kyle.