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About me

Prior to
attending law school I worked in the law practice industry; however,
I was disappointed by the widespread lack of service and
unprofessionalism that I observed. I strongly believed that it was
possible to provide high quality legal services while still treating
clients with the respect and dignity that they deserved, so I quit my job and went on to
graduated magna cum laude from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Today,
I strive to maintain that same level of excellence in my practice. I
exist to serve my clients. It can be both financially and emotionally
draining to be involved in a legal dispute. I understand and appreciate the
difficulties that you may be facing, and I am dedicated to finding a
solution that is tailored to you and your situation. 


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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 20%
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
  3. Divorce: 20%
  4. Child Custody: 20%
  5. Other: 20%
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Contact info

Heckler Law Office

8163 W. Grand River
Suite 100
Brighton, MI, 48114


MIActive And In Good Standing200901/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Outstanding Associate EditorThomas M. Cooley Journal of Practical & Clinical Law2008
Certificate of Merit in EvidenceThomas M. Cooley Law School2008
Certificate of Merit in Federal Administrative LawThomas M. Cooley Law School2008
Certificate of Merit in Equity & RemediesThomas M. Cooley Law School2008
Certificate of Merit in Constitutional LawThomas M. Cooley Law School2008
Certificate of Merit in Torts IThomas M. Cooley Law School2007
Certificate of Merit in Civil Procedure IIThomas M. Cooley Law School2007
Certificate of Merit in Research & WritingThomas M. Cooley Law School2007
4th Place Oral Advocate, Team Quarter-FinalistCriminal Procedure Moot Court Competition2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
N/AHeckler Law Office2009 - Present
Immigration Case Manager VolunteerSt. Vincent Catholic Charities Immigration Law Clinic2007 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of Michigan, Unauthorized Practice of the Law CommitteeAppointed Committe Member2011 - Present
State Bar of MichiganN/AN/A
Thomas M. Cooley American Inn of CourtN/AN/A
Oakland County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Greater Brighton Area Chamber of CommerceN/AN/A
AXIS: Young Professionals of Livingston CountyBoard of DirectorsN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Felony DUI 4th Offense - Obstruction of JusticeTime served with Drug Court probation
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Publication nameTitleDate
Heckler Law Office TimelineFamily Friday: A Warning for Michigan Men2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Aquinas College (Grand Rapids, MI)Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Informational SeminarBecoming a New Citizen in the New Year2010