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J. Matthew Catchick Jr.

J. Matthew Catchick Jr.

also known as Matt Catchick

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Family

About Me

My passion and devotion to client service and satisfaction is my highest priority.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Family: 25%
    19 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
    19 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
    19 years
  4. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    19 years



Free Consultation (45 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

47 total 

  • Jeffrey P. West

    I highly endorse this lawyer. Nearly 20 years of litigation experience have shown Matt to be a leader in his field; his knowledge of the law, attention to detail, and willingness to fight for his clients raise each client's probability of success.


    Jeffrey West Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Sean Patrick Cox

    I endorse this lawyer. Matt is a highly experienced attorney well respected among his peers and he has outstanding trial skills.


    Sean Cox Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Catchick Law, P.C.

29829 Greenfield Road
Suite 101
Southfield, MI, 48076



MIActive And In Good Standing199708/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Client's Choice Award - DivorceAVVO2014
Top Contributor Award - DivorceAVVO2014
Community ChampionICLE2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2014
Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentCatchick Law, P.C.2013 - Present
Senior Trial AttorneyDailey Law Firm, P.C.2001 - 2013
Trial AttorneyAsker, Chapp & Clos, P.C.1998 - 2001
AttorneyRandall J. Gillary, P.C.1997 - 1998
Trial AttorneyLaw Offices of J.M. Catchick, L.L.P.1996 - 1997
InternAttorney General Of Massachusetts1996 - 1996
Judicial InternHon. William B. Murphy, Chief Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals1995 - 1995
Judicial InternHon. Dennis C. Kolenda, Chief Judge, 17th Circuit Court1994 - 1994


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Michigan Inter-Professional AssociationMember2014 - Present
State Bar of Michigan, Family Law Council MemberMember2013 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
Federal Bar Association, Criminal Law SectionMember2011 - Present
Criminal Defense Attorneys of MichiganMember2007 - Present
Macomb County Bar AssociationTrustee2004 - Present
Oakland County Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2002 - Present
State Bar of Michigan, Criminal Law SectionMember2000 - Present
Wayne County Family Law Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
In re: Justin EllsworthSecured Court Order for release of e-mails to parents.

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Publication NameTitleDate
YouTubeWhat is "Family Law" ?2012


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western New England University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of Michigan, Ann ArborHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1993
The Lawrenceville SchoolN/ADiploma1989

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
The Law Show (broadcast on WJR, 760AM)Legal Q&A Show2013
"FORE the Kids" FundraiserFamilies with Special Needs Children2013
Clawson and Royal Oak Public SchoolsAutistic Children in the Classroom2012
Seeking Removal from the Michigan Sex Offender RegistryMichigan Sex Offender Registration Act2011