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Patrick M. O'Reilly

Patrick M. O'Reilly

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Bankruptcy & Debt, Debt Collection, Landlord & Tenant, Litigation

About Me


Patrick received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Michigan State University as a Political Science major. Patrick earned his Juris Doctor degree at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law.


As a law student Patrick worked as an intern for the State Appellate Defender's Office where he worked in the sentencing unit. He was able to successfully reduce sentences for many of his clients.


In the Summer of 2007, Patrick opened his own law practice and spent most of his first year taking court appointed criminal defense cases in the Metro Detroit Area, particularity at the 36th District Court in Detroit, and Frank Murphy Hall of Justice. In the summer of 2011 Patrick partnered with Jim Scarletta and formed Scarletta O’Reilly, PLLC.



Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Debt Collection: 25%
    7 years
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 25%
    7 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
    8 years
  4. Landlord & Tenant: 15%
    8 years
  5. Litigation: 10%
    7 years



Hourly ($150-250/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

Patrick M. O'Reilly, PLLC

12845 Farmington Rd Ste 1
Livonia, MI, 48150


MIActive And In Good Standing200712/13/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2014
Pro Bono Spirit AwardLegal Aid and Defender Association2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyPatrick M. O'Reilly, PLLC2007 - Present
Legal InternState Appellate Defenders Office2005 - 2006
Legal InternWayne County Circuit Court Judge Brian R. Sullivan2005 - 2005

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Detroit Mercy School of LawLawJuris Doctor2006
Michigan State UniversityPolitical ScienceB.A.2002