After graduating from Frost High School, Mike Heiskell enrolled at Navarro College. During his two years at Navarro, he was active in numerous campus activities and organizations, and was voted Mr. NJC by his classmates. He transferred to Baylor University where he earned at Bachelors degree and then completed his law degree from Baylor Law School.
He served as Assistant District attorney for Galveston County and Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas before entering private practice in Fort Worth. He was named “Lawyer of the Year” by the Tarrant County Black Bar Association and has been named a “Super Lawyer” by Texas Monthly magazine every year since 2003.
In 2015 Heiskell was inducted into the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Hall of Fame. Navarro College is honored to count Mr. Heiskell among its many success stories.
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