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J. Matthew Catchick Jr.

also known as Matt Catchick

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About Me

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


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Practice Areas


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



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Attorney Endorsements

48 total 

  • Kathryn L. Bolinger

    Mr. Catchick is an extremely intelligent attorney, that is always willing to go the extra mile to offer advice. He is very well-versed in the area of family law. He is a huge asset to his clients.


    Kathryn Bolinger Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • 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

Contact Info

Catchick Law, P.C.

29829 Greenfield Road
Suite 101
Southfield, MI, 48076


MIActive And In Good Standing199710/07/2015

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 - DivorceAVVO2015
Top Contributor Award - DivorceAVVO2015
Community ChampionICLE2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2015
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 AssociationLifetime Member2014 - Present
State Bar of Michigan, Family Law CouncilMember2013 - 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 SectionVice Chairperson2002 - 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
Michigan Family Law, ICLEPaternity Chapter2015
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/AN/A1989
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Family Law InstituteNew Uniform Child Support Orders2015
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