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Michael G. Heilmann

Michael G. Heilmann

also known as, Downriver Injury and Auto Law

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Medical Malpractice

About Me

Michael G. Heilmann is an attorney that will focus on helping you with your case. As a former partner at Lopatin and Miller, he knows that personal attention and listening is the key to a successful result. You can always reach this lawyer instead of an answering machine or a paralegal. Mr. Heilmann is licensed in Michigan and in Florida and has been actively practicing personal injury litigation in both States for over twenty five years. His motto is "Don't get Hurt Twice".


Languages Spoken: German

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Car Accidents: 40%
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
  3. Wrongful Death: 20%
  4. Medical Malpractice: 10%



Contingent (33-40%)

Payment Types:


Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

Heilmann Michael G Attorney at Law

20300 Superior Rd
Ste 230
Taylor, MI, 48180



FLMember in Good Standing198208/17/2015
MIActive And In Good Standing198108/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerMichigan Super Lawyers2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerMichigan Super Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Top Lawyer in DetroitDetroit Business Magazine2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
State Bar of Michigan Negligence Section Writing AwardState Bar of Michigan1981

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMichael G. Heilmann P.C.2012 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Michigan Association for Justice, Auto No-Fault CommitteeMember1981 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Badalamenti v. William Beaumont Hospital-TroyJury Verdict $15,000,000.00
Collins v. Lefkovitz, DPM, PCVerdict for the Injured Patient

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Detroit Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
University of MichiganN/AN/A1975

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Medical Malpractice Featured speakerExamination of Defense Experts2008