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Richard S. Baron

Richard S. Baron

Practice areas:

Aviation, Environmental and Natural Resources, Real Estate

About Me

We have a consistent environmental law and products liability practice on a national basis. Claims include chlorinated solvent, indoor air quality, property assessments, failure to warn and others. Real estate due diligence and property investigations are arranged and performed to assess for environmental contamination.


I also am a winemaker, see:



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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Real Estate: 25%
  2. Environmental and Natural Resources: 25%
  3. Aviation: 25%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Foley, Baron & Metzger PLLC

38777 6 Mile Rd Ste 300
Livonia, MI, 48152-2660

Foley Baron Metzger & Juip PLLC

38777 6 Mile Rd Ste 300
Livonia, MI, 48152-2660




WIGood Standing198703/16/2015
MIActive And In Good Standing198208/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalFoley, Baron, Metzger & Juip PLLC2013 - Present
PrincipalFoley, Baron & Metzger PLLC2003 - 2013


Association NamePosition NameDuration
International Association of Defense CounselToxic and Haz Sub, and Environmental Law committees2007 - Present
State Bar of Michigan, Environmental Law SectionPast Chair1997 - 1998

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Bennett v. MIS Corp.Appellate court affirmed dismissal for our client

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Publication NameTitleDate
American Bar Association newsletterThe Governmental Contractor Defense: A New Standard in the 6th Circuit2010
Michigan Environmental Law DeskbookEnvironmental Audits1992


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolN/AUnknown1981

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Hydraulic Fracturing: Litigation Coming Soon to a Firm Near YouHydraulic Fracturing2014
Frack and FictionHydraulic Fracturing2013
Fractually SpeakingHydraulic Fracturing2011
PresentationEvaluating Environmental Claims-Defense Strategies2007