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Frank B. Ford

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Probate, Real Estate

About Me

I am a tennis player and avid gardener, and was a youth baseball coach until my kids outgrew my expertise. I am a big baseball and football fan, as well as a fan of women’s college basketball (look at where I got my M.F.A. degree and you may understand why). I do volunteer work for my undergraduate alma mater. I believe that the Constitution applies to drunk driving cases!

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. DUI & DWI: 80%
    38 years
  2. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 10%
    38 years
  3. Real Estate: 5%
    38 years
  4. Probate: 5%
    38 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($175-200/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

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    I endorse this lawyer. Consummate professional. Highly skilled trial attorney that can be counted on to get results for his clients in the toughest cases. My highest recommendation.

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Contact Info

Frank B. Ford Attorney & Counselor at Law

5944 Dacosta St
Dearborn Heights, MI, 48127

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MIActive And In Good Standing197706/27/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Top LawyersDBusiness2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyFrank B. Ford Attorney and Counselor at Law1985 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Suburban Bar Association of Western Wayne CountyPresident2011 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1997 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1977 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
People vs. J.C.Felony OWI 3rd and DWLS dismissed.
People vs. M.M.Drunk Driving and CPL Violation reduced to Reckless Driving with no Probation.

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wayne State University Law SchoolLawJ.D.1977
University of ConnecticutPlaywritingM.F.A.1972
Washington University in St. LouisDramaA.B.1970