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Effective, aggressive and competent representation should be available to all people.  When you find yourself thrown into the legal process for good or bad you need the right attorney.  You need me.  Call me  313-310-9859 or email me for a free assessment of your case.  I can guide you through the process with sound competent legal representation. I can effectively fight for your rights. Licensed to practice in Michigan State courts as well as the U.S. Federal District Court. 


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Family: 45%
  3. Bankruptcy: 5%



Hourly ($150-250/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (15 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • K. Alexander

    Mr. Wolak is an experienced attorney; he makes a good physical appearance in Court; he has a great command for substantive and procedural rules; he is persuasive on his clients behalf. I would recommend him for criminal work.


    K. Alexander Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    Adam has always been a great source for information. He cares a lot for his clients and I have no hesitation referring matters to him.


    Joshua Castmore Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Law Office of Adam K. Wolak

18211 Fenton
Detroit, MI, 48219

Po Box 19581
Detroit, MI, 48219-0581



MIActive And In Good Standing199601/08/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Notice of Appreciation-Pro bono AssistanceOakland County Family Law1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney-Sole PractitionerLaw Office of Adam K. Wolak2006 - Present
Associate AttorneyBloomfield Law Center2003 - 2006
Licensed to Practice-2000.U.S. Federal District Court Eastern District of Michigan2000 - 2015
Detroit Regional AttorneyUAW Legal Services2000 - 2003
Associate AttorneyTalpos & Arnold, PC1997 - 2000
ClerkTalpos & Arnold, PC1996 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Wayne County Criminal Defense Bar Associationmember2015 - Present
Wayne County Family Law Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
U.S. Federal Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
Federal Bar Association Eastern District of Michigan ChapterMember2015 - Present
U. S. Federal Bar Criminal SectionMember2015 - Present
Polish American Legal SocietyMember2014 - Present
Michigan State Barmember1997 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. SirbaughNot Guilty
U.S. v. Leo Sharp et. al.Defendant Alverado-Dismissal of original charges-plead reduced-minimum sentence
People v. SmithNot guilty 1st degree murder
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Oakland PressPontiac Teens Charged with Murder2014
Law Review of Michigan State University Detroit College of LawLadue v. Galleo1995
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Michigan State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of MichiganBusiness/FInanceBS-with High Distinction1993
Henry Ford Community CollegeN/ALiberal Arts1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Starfish Family Services LEgal AssisstanceObtaining Physical Custody2014
The Divorce Process and Domestic ViolenceDivorce, Custody and Personal Protection Orders2012