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Rex A. Burgess

Rex A. Burgess

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Litigation, Civil Rights, Probate, Sexual Harassment

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About Me

Our firm specializes in employment issues and litigation.  We represent individuals, small businesses, schools and municipalities.  I have been AV rated by Martindale Hubble for many years and recognized in Super Lawyers and dbusiness publications as one of the top practitioners in labor and employment matters.  We also represent clients in other civil litigation and in criminal matters.  We represent clients in family matters, probate, civil rights, harassment, real estate, landlord/tenant, and business issues.  We practice in state and federal courts throughout lower Michigan as well as in administrative tribunals of all kinds.  We provide a small firm atmosphere with big firm litigation experience.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Employment & Labor: 40%
  2. Litigation: 30%
  3. Sexual Harassment: 10%
  4. Probate: 10%
  5. Civil Rights: 10%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Burgess & Sharp PLLC

43260 Garfield
Suite 280
Clinton Township, MI, 48038



MIActive And In Good Standing198908/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Special Service AwardMacomb County Bar Association2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderFreeman McKenzie PC1988 - 2001


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Macomb County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
St. Clair County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of MichiganMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Michigan Association for JusticeMemberN/A
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Detroit College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
Wayne State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1984