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Jeffrey Lance Abood

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense

About Me

ABOOD LAW FIRM - A Tradition of Excellence since 1956 


 


Serving Lansing, Metro Detroit and beyond.



Over 50 years of excellence following the principles of SPIRE: Strategy, Preparation, Intellect, Results, Experience.

The Abood Law Firm has never defined itself as limited to any specific area of law. Rather it has always been the philosophy of the Abood Law Firm to see if the client and the cause fit within a parameter of questions in which we qualify the client. in cases of divorce, the Abood Law Firm has successfully located and exposed millions of dollars of undisclosed assets for clients.


 


JEFFREY LANCE ABOOD specializes in the areas of Divorce and Criminal Defense. 


 


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Divorce & Separation: 60%
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-450/hour), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Matthew Alex Schulz

    You won't find a better attorney for the money. I went to law school with Mr. Abood and have witnessed his skill in practice. He has a firm grasp on many areas of law and has his clients' best interests in mind all of time. Retain Mr. Abood and you'll be in excellent hands.

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    Matthew Schulz Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Jeffrey. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Abood Law Firm

470 N Old Woodward Ave
Suite 250
Birmingham, MI, 48009

Abood Law Firm

246 E. Saginaw Street
Suite 10
East Lansing, MI, 48823

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MIActive And In Good Standing200908/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 10 Attorneys Under 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Best Divorce LawyerHOUR Magazine2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
IconStyleLine Magazine2013
Best Divorce LawyerHOUR Magazine2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Best DressedHOUR Magazine2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyAbood Law Firm2011 - Present
AttorneyJeffrey Lance Abood, PC2009 - 2010

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber of CommerceBoard of Directors2014 - Present
Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber of CommerceN/A2011 - Present
Lebanese American Chamber of CommerceGeneral Counsel2010 - Present
Wayne State University Criminal Justice Advisory BoardChairman2010 - 2012
State Bar of MichiganN/A2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v. Jimmy KingDismissed

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
The Community House Winter SupplementPlanning Your Journey: Personal & Business Transitions2013
Michigan Lawyers WeeklyRuling Will Prompt Challenges To Stops2013

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Wayne State UniversityCriminal JusticeBS - Bachelor of Science2004
College Heights Christian SchoolN/AHigh School Diploma2001
Missouri Southern State UniversityCriminal JusticeN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Thomas M. Cooley Law School MentorJet ProgramMentorJet2013
2nd Annual Business SymposiumMaximizing Your Success Potential2013
Metro Detroit Women's ExtravaganzaPreparing for a Divorce2011
Criminal Justice Mentor ProgramCareer Marketability2011