Obtained $16 Million settlement in October 2005 in motor vehicle crash case which is beleived to be a record for ther State of Michigan.
Obtained a $3 million medical negligence against the University of Michigan Hospital in February 2007.
Case Evaluator for Wayne, Washtenaw, Lenawee and Livingston Counties.
Coach of Premier soccer teams(1998 to 2009) and AAU basketball teams(1998 to 2008).
Licensed since 1979
|FL||Member in Good Standing||1980||05/07/2015|
|MI||Active And In Good Standing||1979||06/27/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Super Lawyer||Law & Politics Magazine||2010|
|Who's Who in the World||marquis Who's Who in American Law||2010|
|Super Lawyer||Law & Politics Magazine||2009|
|Who's Who in American Law||Marquis||2009|
|Superlawyer||Law & Politics Magazine||2008|
|Million Dollar Advocates Forum||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2007|
|Who's Who in America||Marquis Who's Who in American Law||2007|
|Lawdragon leading Plaintiff's' lawyers in America||Lawdragon Magazine||2007|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyer (Michigan)||2006|
|Best Law Firm||Business Insider Magazine||2001|
|Partner||Garris,Garris, Garris and Garris P.C.||1979 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Washtenaw County Bar Association||N/A||1980 - Present|
|Washtenaw County Trial Lawyers Association||N/A||1980 - Present|
|Michigan Association For Justice||N/A||1979 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||N/A||1979 - Present|
|Wayne State University Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1979|
|University of Michigan||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1976|
|Michigan Trial Lawyers Association 61st Annual Meeting||Overcoming 5 Obstacles to Achieve a $16 Million Settlement||2006|