Attorney Profiles: Michael K. Arroyo


Michael K. Arroyo joined Bell & Shivas, P.C. in 2015 after many years of service as a full-time police officer. Mr. Arroyo’s legal experience is primarily in the areas of labor and employment law, business and commercial litigation, real estate and tort law. He also has experience in employee discipline and internal affairs. Mr. Arroyo received his B.S. from Rutgers University in New Brunswick. He received his J.D. from Rutgers School of Law-Newark where he graduated with honors.

During law school, Mr. Arroyo served as a Legal Research and Writing Teaching Associate. He also practiced law in the Community Law Clinic. He was named an Eagleton Institute of Politics Henry J. Raimondo Fellow in 2014.

Mr. Arroyo gained a wide array of legal experience while in law school. He served as legal intern in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey for the Honorable Esther J. Salas. He also served as a legal intern at the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office in Newark and the Assembly Republican Office in Trenton. Mr. Arroyo was also a legal intern for the Honorable Thomas L. Weisenbeck at the Morris County Superior Court.

Mr. Arroyo is fluent in Spanish.

Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Accidents/Personal Injury
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Landlord-Tenant Law

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Labor and Employment Law,Business Litigation,Accidents,Personal Injury,Residential Real Estate,Commercial Real Estate,Landlord-Tenant Law


  • Rutgers University, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, May 2015
  • Rutgers University, Criminal Justice, B.S. 2009


  • New Jersey Bar (2015)
  • New York Bar (2016)
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey (2015)