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About Me

Mr. Gould has specialized in business litigation since 1991, and has extensive first-chair trial experience in a wide variety of lawsuits and arbitrations, including automotive/franchise, supplier, shareholder, fraud and other business disputes.  Mr. Gould is rated "AV" by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible rating of legal ability and ethical standards, as established by confidential opinions from members of the Michigan Bar.  He has also been named a Michigan Super Lawyer for business litigation, 2007 – 2013.  Mr. Gould is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, an invitation-only trial lawyer honorary society with membership limited to 3,500 Fellows, in recognition of excellence among American litigation and trial counsel across all segments of the bar.


Practice Areas


  1. Litigation: 90%
    24 years
  2. Appeals: 10%
    24 years

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Contact Info

950 W University Dr Ste 350
Rochester, MI, 48307


MIActive And In Good Standing199109/02/2015
INTemporary AdmissionUnknown10/15/2014

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top 100 Michigan AttorneysSuper Lawyers2014
Michigan Top 100 Law FirmsSuper Lawyers2014
FellowLitigation Counsel of AmericaN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Co-Founding PartnerWienner & Gould2003 - 2013
PartnerFeeney Kellit Wienner & Bush1995 - 2003
AssociateHonigman Miller Schwartz & Cohn1989 - 1995
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Jewiish Committee DetroitChair of International Relations2010 - Present
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2007 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
Michigan Bar JournalDefending a Preference Action2013
Michigan Business Law JournalBailment or Sale? A Suggested Analysis under the Uniform Commercial Code2007
Michigan Bar JournalA Breach of Contract is Only a Breach of Contract: Defending Against Fraud, Negligence and Other Claims2006
The Secured LenderResponding to Credit Inquiries in a Troubled Loan Situation1998
American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) JournalConflicting Approaches to Recovery of Pre-Payment Premiums Under 506 (b)1997
Wayne Law ReviewUnsecured Creditors' Entitlement to Post-Petition Interest in Solvent Debtor Bankruptcy: The Code's Silent Abrogation of a Pre-Code Doctrine1991
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wayne State University Law SchoolLawN/A1991
University of MichiganEngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1987
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Michigan Association of CPA’sAdvanced Discussion Panel on Fraud2011