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Philip Matthew Jacques

Philip Matthew Jacques

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence, DUI & DWI, Juvenile

Philip Jacques

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
    1 thousand cases
  2. Juvenile: 20%
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
  4. Domestic Violence: 20%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Kristen Alicia Louis

    I highly endorse Philip. I have known Philip since law school where he proved to be an exceptional student throughout our three years. He is quick on his feet, conscientious and passionate about the law. Philip's advocacy skills are fantastic and any client would be well-served to have this excellent attorney for representation.

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    Kristen Louis Estate Planning Attorney
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  • Michael S. Waddington

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

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
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Contact Info

Simon & Geherin PLLC

1310 S Main St Ste 11
Ann Arbor, MI, 48104

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MIActive And In Good Standing201003/27/2015
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200905/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
10 Best DUI/DWI Attorneys in Michigan for Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2014
Best Law Firms in Michigan - First Tier RankingU.S. News & World Report2014
Top 40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers2014
Client's Choice Criminal DefenseAvvo2014
Client's Choice Criminal DefenseAvvo2013
Blue Helmet AwardState University of New York at Buffalo2004
Blue Helmet AwardState University of New York at Buffalo2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneySimon & Geherin, PLLC2011 - Present
Law ClerkAmbrose Law Group2010 - 2010
Assistant State's AttorneyStephenson County State's Attorney's Office2010 - 2011
Law ClerkCity of Detroit Department of Law, Prosecution Division2009 - 2010
Law ClerkLansing Office Of City Attorney2008 - 2009
Law ClerkWayne County Corporation Counsel2008 - 2008
ExternAttorney General Office State Of Michigan2007 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washtenaw County Bar Association, Criminal Law SectionCo-Chair2014 - Present
Washtenaw County Bar Association, Young Lawyers SectionMember2011 - Present
State Bar of Michigan, Criminal Law SectionMember2011 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember2010 - Present
Stephenson County Bar AssociationMember2010 - 2011
Michigan State University College of Law Alumni AssociationMember2009 - Present
Oakland County Bar AssociationMember2009 - 2011
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Wolverine Bar AssociationMember2006 - 2009
National Black Law Students AssociationMember2006 - 2009

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State of Michigan vs. M.S.Case Dismissed
Pittsfield Township vs. T.G.Guilty plea and HYTA on both cases
State of Michigan vs. D.J.The felony and one misdemeanor were dismissed, with a no contest plea to another misdemeanor.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Aspatore Book PublicationSearch and Seizure Defenses in a DUI Case2013
DePaul Journal of Sports Law & Contemporary ProblemsIs Congress' Latest Effort to De-Juice Professional Sports Unconstitutional?2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Michigan State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
State University of New York at BuffaloEnglish LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts2006

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Hillman Advocacy ProgramTrial Practice2014
Mentoring JetsMentoring Program2013
Speed MentoringMentoring Program2012
Illinois Appellate Prosecutor's Trial Advocacy ProgramTrial Advocacy2010
Voir Dire TrainingVoir Dire2009